Oedema meaning

ĭ-dēmə
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(UK, pathology) An excessive accumulation of serum in tissue spaces or a body cavity.
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(UK) A similar swelling in plants caused by excessive accumulation of water.
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Origin of oedema

  • From Ancient Greek οἴδημα (oidÄ“ma, “swelling"), from οἰδέω (oideō, “I swell").

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