Edema Topic Guide

Edema (Symptoms, Types, Treatment, Pictures) 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.

Edema is caused by many diseases and health problems like water retention, lymphedema, blood clots in the leg.

Treatment for edema depends upon the causes.



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