Edema caused by renal disease; rarely, edema of the kidney.
[nephr- + G. oidēma, swelling]
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nephremiaAn obsolete term for:
(1) Oedema of the kidney; or
(2) Oedema secondary to renal failure, which is accompanied by proteinuria.
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