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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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Dec 18, 2018 ... What Is It?Edema is swelling of both legs from a buildup of extra fluid. Edema has many possible causes:Prolonged standing or sitting, ...

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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, ...

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Edema definition is - an abnormal infiltration and excess accumulation of serous fluid in connective tissue or in a serous cavity —called also dropsy.

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Nov 14, 2019 ... Edema is the swelling caused by excess fluid trapped in the body's tissue. It usually occurs in the feet, ankles, and legs, ...

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, ...

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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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Nov 21, 2019 ... Edema is the medical term for swelling caused by a collection of fluid ... various causes, which can obstruct blood flow through the liver.

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

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Edema is another word for swelling. It is caused by excess fluid leaking from your capillaries (tiny blood vessels) into the surrounding tissue.

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 more ...