Edema con fóvea en la pierna

El edema con fóvea se produce por la acumulación de líquido en los tejidos. Al presionar el tejido firmemente por unos segundos con el dedo, puede producirse un hundimiento que persiste durante algunos minutos después de que se ha quitado el dedo.Edema con fóvea en la pierna

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Last reviewed 10/14/2012 by Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director and Director of Didactic Curriculum, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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