lymphedema

noun lymph·ede·ma \ ˌlim(p)-fi-ˈdē-mə \

Definition of lymphedema

: edema due to faulty lymphatic drainage

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Origin and Etymology of lymphedema

New Latin


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lymphedema

noun lymph·ede·ma
variants: or chiefly British lymphoedema play \ˌlim(p)-fi-ˈdē-mə\

medical Definition of lymphedema

: edema due to faulty lymphatic drainage

lymphedematous

or chiefly British lymphoedematous play \ˌlim(p)-fi-ˈdem-ət-əs\ adjective

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