A 37-year-old member asked:
besides swelling, what are the other symptoms of dropsy? how can i fight them?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered
49 years experience Pathology
Depends on cause: Dropsy is a term for generalized edema. It may be due to heart failure, liver and kidney disease, malnutrition etc. The underlying cause needs to be treated to "fight" it.
Answered on Jul 20, 2012
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