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familydoctor.org/condition/edema

Apr 24, 2020 ... Edema is swelling or puffiness of parts of the body. Edema usually happens in the feet, ankles, and legs. Tap here to learn more.

study.com/academy/lesson/what-is-edema-definition-causes-treatment.html

Oct 14, 2021 ... 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 ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0715/p102.html

Jul 15, 2013 ... Key search terms were edema, oedema, peripheral edema, lower extremity edema, venous insufficiency, deep vein thrombosis, lymphedema, ...

www.rxlist.com/edema/definition.htm

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 the end of the ...

londonmedical.co.uk/oedema-of-the-feet-and-ankles

Sep 25, 2019 ... Oedema is the collection of watery fluid in the body's tissues. It comes from the Greek word for swelling, and the condition is characterised by ...

www.osmosis.org/answers/pitting-edema

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, ...

www.woundsource.com/patientcondition/edema

Edema, (alternate spelling: oedema) formerly referred to as dropsy or hydropsy, is the swelling of the body's tissues due to excess interstitial fluid ...

oxfordmedicaleducation.com/cardiology/acute-pulmonary-oedema

Definitions in pulmonary oedema · Cardiac failure: clinical syndrome where the heart is unable to function adequately as a pump to meet the demands of the body; ...

www.nature.com/subjects/oedema

Oedema is the medical term for soft-tissue swelling that results from the abnormal accumulation of interstitial fluid. Oedema can be generalized or organ- ...

www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/help-for-the-home-gardener/advice-tips-resources/pests-and-problems/environmental/oedema.aspx

Oedema is a physiological disorder that develops when roots take up water faster than it can be used by the plant or transpired through the leaves.

www.britannica.com/science/edema

edema, also spelled oedema, plural edemas, or edemata, in medicine, an abnormal ... Most metabolic diseases of bone are defined by the extent to which they ...