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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 ...

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Nov 5, 2008 ... Edema means swelling. The condition called edema arises when part of the body becomes swollen because fluid gathers in the tissue. It most ...

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Oedema (spelt “edema” in some countries) is swelling caused by the accumulation of fluid in a part of the body. It is often accompanied by inflammation. Oedema ...

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Jun 2, 2021 ... Definition: abnormal fluid accumulation in the. interstitium. due to an imbalance in fluid. homeostasis. Types. Peripheral edema. Mostly swelling ...

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An accumulation of an excessive amount of watery fluid in cells, tissues, or serous cavities. The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © ...

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Common drug classes used to treat edema include corticosteroids, loop diuretics, thiazide diuretics, potassium-sparing/thiazide diuretic combinations, thiazide-like  ...

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The word edema means swelling from excessive accumulation of watery fluid in the tissues and cavities of the body. Edema often occurs in the feet, and would ...

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Learn about edema (swelling caused by fluid retention) from Las Vegas Vein Center. Find out the ... Pregnant woman, with swollen ankles due to pregnancy, holding hands with a man...

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Pitting edema occurs when excess fluid builds up in the body, causing swelling; when pressure is applied to the swollen area, a “pit”, or indentation, will remain.

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Edema refers to swelling anywhere in your body, either in your entire body or just parts of it. It's most often noticed in the hands, feet, and ankles. Edema is a ...

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

Dec 1, 2020 ... Edema is swelling caused by excess fluid trapped in your body's tissues. Although edema can affect any part of your body, you may notice it ...