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trophedema

noun troph·ede·ma
variants: or chiefly British trophoedema play \ˌtrōf-i-ˈdē-mə\

medical Definition of trophedema

plural trophedemas also trophedemata play \-mət-ə\
: chronic edema of the legs and feet caused by inadequate or faulty nutrition

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