Edema Topic Guide
Edema (Symptoms, Types, Treatment, Pictures):
Edema is a condition in which fluid builds up in tissues in certain parts of the body causing swelling, pain, redness, and soreness. There are various types of edema. The most common type is peripheral edema, which affects the arms, legs, ankles, and feet.
Treatment for edema depends upon the causes.
Acute Kidney Failure Kidney failure, or the ability of the kidneys to filter water and waste, is caused by