gestational edema

n.

The occurrence of a generalized and excessive accumulation of fluid in the tissues due to pregnancy.

Nearby words

  1. gestapo,
  2. gestate,
  3. gestation,
  4. gestational,
  5. gestational carrier,
  6. gestational proteinuria,
  7. gestational psychosis,
  8. gestative,
  9. gestatorial chair,
  10. geste


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