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

Nov 13, 2019 ... Edema is the medical word for swelling in your body's tissues, caused by excess fluid that has abnormally left the body's blood vessels.

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.rxlist.com/edema/definition.htm

Mar 29, 2021 ... Edema: The swelling of soft tissues as a result of excess fluid accumulation. Edema is often most prominent in the lower legs and feet toward ...

www.health.harvard.edu/a_to_z/edema-a-to-z

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, ...

www.cancer.net/coping-with-cancer/physical-emotional-and-social-effects-cancer/managing-physical-side-effects/fluid-retention-or-edema

Causes of edema · Corticosteroids, which are drugs that reduce swelling · Hormone replacement medications · Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ( NSAIDS),&nb...

www.merckmanuals.com/professional/cardiovascular-disorders/symptoms-of-cardiovascular-disorders/edema

Main causes of generalized edema are chronic heart, liver, and kidney disorders. Sudden onset should trigger prompt evaluation. Edema may occur anywhere in ...

patient.info/signs-symptoms/oedema-swelling

Dec 28, 2018 ... What is oedema? Oedema is a collection of fluid in the spaces between cells of the body. Fluid leaks out of damaged cells. The fluid cannot be ...

lasvegasveincenter.com/edema-types-causes-symptoms-and-treatment

Learn about edema (swelling caused by fluid retention) from Las Vegas Vein Center. Find out the symptoms, causes, treatment and more in this article.

www.amboss.com/us/knowledge/Edema

Aug 18, 2020 ... Definition: abnormal fluid accumulation in the. interstitium. due to an imbalance in fluid. homeostasis. Types. Peripheral edema. Mostly swelling ...

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 ...