trophedema

noun
troph·​ede·​ma
variants: or chiefly British trophoedema \ ˌtrōf-​i-​ˈdē-​mə How to pronounce trophedema (audio) \
plural trophedemas also trophedemata\ -​mət-​ə How to pronounce trophedema (audio) \

Medical Definition of trophedema

: chronic edema of the legs and feet caused by inadequate or faulty nutrition

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“Trophedema.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/trophedema. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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