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myoedema

noun myo·ede·ma
variants: or British myo-oedema play \ˌmī-ō-i-ˈdē-mə\

medical Definition of myoedema

plural myoedemas also myoedemata play \-mət-ə\
:the formation of a lump in a muscle when struck a slight blow that occurs in states of exhaustion or in certain diseases

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