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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Anasarca" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Anasarca
Anasarca, or extreme generalized edema, is a medical condition characterized by widespread swelling of the skin due to effusion of fluid into the extracellular space. - See link

 

Anasarca in Spanish is Anasarca
Anasarca es un término médico que describe una forma de edema o acumulación de líquidos masiva y generalizada en todo el cuerpo. Por lo general se debe a insuficiencia cardíaca congestiva, insuficiencia hepática o cirrosis o por insuficiencia renal, así como la administración excesiva de líquidos por terapia intravenosa. Algunos medicamentos utilizados en quimioterapia antineoplásica, como el docetaxel, pueden causar anasarca. - See link

 

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Definition of Anasarca in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
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