what do you mean by the term ''oedema''?

a)accumulation of of body fluid b)swelling of lymph c)both a and b d)swelling of internal organs

Your Answer

Edema is accumulation of body fluids. It can be lymphedema when lymph is fluid accumulated.(lymph is a body fluid) Swelling of lymph gland is lymphadenopathy. I think a But did examiner mean lymphedema?It is caused by blockade of lymphatics like in filariasis after mastectomy and axillary lymph gland removal surgery etc.. Unclear question lol

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