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edema

noun ede·ma

Medical Definition of edema

plural ede·mas also ede·ma·ta \-mət-ə\

  1. :  an abnormal excess accumulation of serous fluid in connective tissue or in a serous cavity—called also dropsy



Variants of edema

or chiefly British oe·de·ma \i-ˈdē-mə\play


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