lipedema

Chronic swelling, usually of the lower extremities, particularly in middle-aged women, caused by the widespread even distribution of subcutaneous fat and fluid. ... Origin: Lipo-+ G. Oidema, swelling ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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lipedema

(lip″ә-de´mә) an accumulation of excess fat and fluid in subcutaneous tissues.
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lipedema

lipedema 1. An accumulation of excess fat and fluid in subcutaneous tissues. 2. Chronic swelling, usually of the lower extremities, particularly in middle-aged women, caused by the widespread even distribution of subcutaneous fat and fluid.
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lipedema

Type: Term Pronunciation: lip′e-dē′mă Definitions: 1. Chronic swelling, usually of the lower extremities, particularly in middle-aged women, caused by the widespread even distribution of subcutaneous fat and fluid.
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Lipedema

Lipedema, known as lipoedema in Europe, is a chronic disorder of adipose tissue generally affecting the legs, which causes the legs and sometimes the arms to accumulate fatty tissue. It is distinguishable by six characteristics: 1) it can be inherited; 2) it occurs almost exclusively in women; 3) it can occur in women of all sizes, from the seriou...
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