hereditary lymphedema

n.

Permanent pitting edema, usually confined to the lower extremities.trophedema

Nearby words

  1. hereditary cerebellar ataxia,
  2. hereditary cerebral leukodystrophy,
  3. hereditary chorea,
  4. hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia,
  5. hereditary hypertrophic neuropathy,
  6. hereditary multiple exostoses,
  7. hereditary opalescent dentin,
  8. hereditary progressive arthro-ophthalmopathy,
  9. hereditary spherocytosis,
  10. hereditary spinal ataxia


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