Medical Dictionary

hydropic

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adjective hy·drop·ic \hī-ˈdräp-ik\

Medical Definition of hydropic

  1. 1:  exhibiting hydrops; especially :  edematous

  2. 2:  characterized by swelling and taking up of fluid—used of a type of cellular degeneration


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