anasarca

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noun ana·sar·ca \ ˌa-nə-ˈsär-kə \

Definition of anasarca

:generalized edema with accumulation of serum in the connective tissue

anasarcous

play \-kəs\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of anasarca

New Latin, from ana- + Greek sark-, sarx flesh — more at sarcasm


Medical Dictionary

anasarca

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noun an·a·sar·ca \ ˌan-ə-ˈsär-kə \

medical Definition of anasarca

:generalized edema with accumulation of serum in the connective tissue

anasarcous

play \-kəs\ adjective

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