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What is called dropsy and what is it caused by?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Depends on cause
Dropsy is a term for generalized edema.
It may be due to heart failure, liver and kidney disease, malnutrition etc. Other symptoms depend on the underlying pathology and may included respiratory trouble, jaundice, uremia etc.

In brief: Depends on cause
Dropsy is a term for generalized edema.
It may be due to heart failure, liver and kidney disease, malnutrition etc. Other symptoms depend on the underlying pathology and may included respiratory trouble, jaundice, uremia etc.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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