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Dependent Edema

Edema is a medical term that refers to swelling. Most body parts swell as a result of inflammation or injury. The whole body can be affected or just a small area. Edema usually occurs once the minor blood vessels start leaking and discharge fluids to the nearby tissues. This excess fluid will build up and […]

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Swollen Pinky Finger

Swelling of the finger, also known as inflammation is characterized by accumulation of fluids in the tissues of your finger. A build up of fluid elsewhere in the body, especial body cavities or legs is called edema. Inflammation may be painless or very painful. Pain generation depends largely on the amount of fluid accumulated. Edema […]

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