Medical Dictionary

myoedema

noun myo·ede·ma
variants: or British

myo–oedema

\ˌmī-ō-i-ˈdē-mə\play

Medical Definition of myoedema

plural

myoedemas

also

myoedemata

\-mət-ə\play
  1. :  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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