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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edema

Causes may include venous insufficiency, heart failure, kidney problems, low protein levels, liver problems, deep vein thrombosis, infections, ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/edema/article_em.htm

Edema (or Oedema) is the abnormal accumulation of fluid in certain tissues within the body. The accumulation of fluid may be under the skin - usually in ...

www.nhs.uk/conditions/oedema

Common causes of swollen ankles, feet and legs · an injury – such as a strain or sprain · an insect bite or sting · problems with your kidneys, liver or heart ...

www.childrenshospital.org/conditions-and-treatments/conditions/e/edema

Edema refers to swelling in the body's tissues caused by a buildup of fluid, most often in the feet, ankles, face, eyelids, or abdomen. It can have many causes, ...

www.everydayhealth.com/congestive-heart-failure/edema

Nov 14, 2019 ... Edema often occurs as the result of congestive heart failure. It can also be the result of medication, pregnancy, or another underlying ...

www.uptodate.com/contents/edema-swelling-beyond-the-basics

Nov 21, 2019 ... Edema is the medical term for swelling caused by a collection of fluid in the spaces that surround the body's tissues and organs.

www.healthgrades.com/right-care/symptoms-and-conditions/edema

Edema occurs as a result of excess fluid buildup in the tissues due to a number of different causes. Leakage of fluids into body spaces may occur because of ...

patient.info/signs-symptoms/oedema-swelling

Dec 28, 2018 ... Oedema may be due to having to spend a long time sitting or having to stay in bed (immobility). Varicose veins and pregnancy are also common ...

www.mountsinai.org/health-library/symptoms/foot-leg-and-ankle-swelling

Abnormal buildup of fluid in the ankles, feet, and legs can cause swelling. ... Common causes of edema are prolonged standing, prolonged sitting, pregnancy, ...

www.drugs.com/health-guide/edema.html

May 3, 2021 ... Edema has many possible causes: Prolonged standing or sitting, especially in hot weather, can cause excess fluid to accumulate in the feet, ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/edema/symptoms-causes/syc-20366493

Dec 1, 2020 ... Causes · Congestive heart failure. If you have congestive heart failure, one or both of your heart's lower chambers lose their ability to pump ...