oedema oedema

Definition(s):

  • (n) swelling from excessive accumulation of watery fluid in cells, tissues, or serous cavities

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Boyzone singer Stephen Gately’s will missing

    The will of Irish boy band star Stephen Gately is nowhere to be found. The Boyzone singer, who died at the age of 33 from an acute pulmonary oedema at his holiday home in Majorca on October 10, left behind a £7.2 million ($12 million) fortune.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Irish Central

  2. Stephen Gately died from build-up of fluid on lungs from mystery heart problem

    Spanish authorities now say a mystery heart problem killed former Boyzone star Stephen Gately. Gately, who died on vacation in Majorca at the weekend, died from pulmonary oedema, a build-up of fluid on the lungs.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Irish Central

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