anasarca

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀνα- (ana-, up to, thoroughly) + σάρξ (sárx, flesh, body), short for ὕδρωψ ἀνὰ σάρκα (húdrōps anà sárka, literally dropsy throughout the flesh). Compare hyposarca.

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anasarca (plural anasarcas)

  1. (medicine) Severe generalised oedema.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek ana- +‎

Noun[edit]

anasarca m (plural anasarchi)

  1. (medicine) anasarca

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

anasarca f (plural anasarcas)

  1. (medicine) anasarca (generalised oedema)