pitting oedema


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pitting oedema

OEDEMA that allows visible but temporary indenting of the skin by finger pressure.
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All of these factors are supportive of the diagnosis of idiopathic pitting oedema made by her GP following blood tests that showed nothing of significance.
He continued to complain of pain in his right leg without resolution of the pitting oedema.
Acute swelling of the hands and feet with pitting oedema can present to various specialities.
Pitting oedema is often related to salt retention oedema and can be manifested by finger pressure into the soft tissue.