trophedema

trophedema

 [trof″ĕ-de´mah]
a chronic disease with permanent edema of the lower limbs and feet from obstruction of the flow of lymph.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

trophedema

(trŏf″ĕ-dē′mă) [Gr. trophe, nourishment, + oidema, a swelling]
Permanent, localized edema of a limb or limbs. Repeated low-grade infection may also obstruct the flow of lymph.
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