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Edema means swelling caused by fluid in your body's tissues. It usually occurs in the feet, ankles and legs, but it can involve your entire body.
Experimental drug increases progression-free survival in pancreatic cancer patients, clinical trial shows

Experimental drug increases progression-free survival in pancreatic cancer patients, clinical trial shows

Women with obstructive sleep apnea may be at increased risk for pregnancy complications

Women with obstructive sleep apnea may be at increased risk for pregnancy complications

Two widely used drugs show effectiveness in treating patients with CRVO-associated macular edema

Two widely used drugs show effectiveness in treating patients with CRVO-associated macular edema

UVA research finding sheds light on cause of deadly heart condition

UVA research finding sheds light on cause of deadly heart condition

Takeda announces accelerated approval from FDA for new lung cancer treatment

Takeda announces accelerated approval from FDA for new lung cancer treatment

FDA approves new drug and chemotherapy combination for treatment of adult patients with AML

FDA approves new drug and chemotherapy combination for treatment of adult patients with AML

New plant therapy developed at WPI cures patients with drug-resistant malaria

New plant therapy developed at WPI cures patients with drug-resistant malaria

New article finds rising trend in hospitalization for hypertensive emergency with reduction in mortality

New article finds rising trend in hospitalization for hypertensive emergency with reduction in mortality

WHO marching toward extraordinary progress against neglected tropical diseases, report reveals

WHO marching toward extraordinary progress against neglected tropical diseases, report reveals

Scientists discover novel therapeutic target for retinal neovascularization

Scientists discover novel therapeutic target for retinal neovascularization

Amgen, UCB present romosozumab Phase 2 results at ENDO 2017

Amgen, UCB present romosozumab Phase 2 results at ENDO 2017

FDA grants accelerated approval to new drug for treatment of rare form of skin cancer

FDA grants accelerated approval to new drug for treatment of rare form of skin cancer

Many adults have poor knowledge about severity and prognosis of heart failure

Many adults have poor knowledge about severity and prognosis of heart failure

Researchers find way to use ultrasound for monitoring fluid levels in the lung

Researchers find way to use ultrasound for monitoring fluid levels in the lung

New micro-pump technology may offer promising alternative to eye drops for glaucoma patients

New micro-pump technology may offer promising alternative to eye drops for glaucoma patients

Initial diagnosis of acute kidney injury may be inaccurate for many patients, study suggests

Initial diagnosis of acute kidney injury may be inaccurate for many patients, study suggests

Red color channel can help detect diabetic macular edema in racial/ethnic minority patients

Red color channel can help detect diabetic macular edema in racial/ethnic minority patients

Increased growth factor protects retinal blood vessels in animal models with diabetes

Increased growth factor protects retinal blood vessels in animal models with diabetes

Joslin scientists suggest new approach to improve stroke therapy

Joslin scientists suggest new approach to improve stroke therapy

Researchers discover new pathway that opens door to treat non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Researchers discover new pathway that opens door to treat non-alcoholic fatty liver disease