English to Afrikaans Meaning :: dropsy

Dropsy :
watersug
- watersug
 

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Noun(1) swelling from excessive accumulation of watery fluid in cells, tissues, or serous cavities

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(1) McCloy's little dropsy for services rendered(2) These included abortion, asthma, dropsy , sterility, cancer, dysmenorrhea, melancholy, empyema, worms, and jaundice to name only a few.(3) When he set out for Portugal in 1754, in the vain hope of recovering his health, Fielding was suffering so greatly from gout, dropsy , asthma, and other complications that he had to be carried aboard the Queen of Portugal.(4) We discovered two cases of cholera, one of TB, one of the dreaded lurgy while another was afflicted with a dropsy so massive we had no choice but to put him to sleep.(5) Dr Johnson was overweight and suffered from chronic bronchitis, gout and dropsy , as well as nervous tics and compulsive gesticulations.(6) The leaves are bitter and are used as a remedy for ophthalmia, ulcers, dropsy , cholera and beriberi associated with a weakness of the heart.(7) Mediaeval monks were aware of the benefits of salt mud and concentrated sea water and used them to treat rheumatism, dropsy and obesity.(8) After that, despite my best efforts, Hernandez succumbed to dropsy and Eduardo developed terrible fungus which consumed his fins and turned his beautiful blue body brown.(9) Cures using herbs for diseases such as fever, jaundice, dropsy and leprosy are enumerated.(10) It was said to be a cure for dropsy and bladder stones.(11) To explain Sophia's increasing size and necessary absence away from the family, the king was told that she was bloated due to dropsy and had to be sent away to recover.(12) From such examination, physicians considered that they could identify problems ranging from jaundice to dropsy , diphtheria, pregnancy, and anxiety.(13) Having recognized her symptoms as heart disease and dropsy because they led to his mother's death, he knew what could relieve her pain and gave her a medicine made from a special herb called foxglove.(14) In the 1925 edition of Osler's text, respiratory failure was described as ÔÇÿfrothy pulmonary edema that resembles serum, not the sanguinous transudative edema fluid seen in dropsy or congestive heart failureÔÇÖ.(15) I think very much that your little guy has dropsy .(16) About a year ago, edible mustard oil laced with a cheap chemical substance became a public health issue when it was revealed that it led to development of dropsy .
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1. hydrops ::
hydrops
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