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Sigma KEE - Edema

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(documentation Edema EnglishLanguage "Edema, also spelled oedema, and also known as fluid retention, dropsy, hydropsy and swelling, is the build-up of fluid in the body's tissue. Most commonly, the legs or arms are affected. Symptoms may include skin which feels tight, the area may feel heavy, and affected joints may be hard to move. Other symptoms depend on the underlying cause. Causes may include venous insufficiency, heart failure, kidney problems, low protein levels, liver problems, deep vein thrombosis, infections, angioedema, certain medications, and lymphedema. It may also occur after prolonged sitting or standing and during menstruation or pregnancy. The condition is more concerning if it starts suddenly, or pain or shortness of breath is present. Treatment depends on the underlying cause. If the underlying mechanism involves sodium retention, decreased salt intake and a diuretic may be used. Elevating the legs and support stockings may be useful for edema of the legs. Older people are more commonly affected. [from Wikipedia]") Mid-level-ontology.kif 9941-9956
(subclass Edema PathologicProcess) Mid-level-ontology.kif 9939-9939 Edema病理过程subclass

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(rangeSubclass EdemaFn Edema) Mid-level-ontology.kif 9980-9980 EdemaFn 的所得值 是 Edemasubclass
(termFormat EnglishLanguage Edema "dropsy") Mid-level-ontology.kif 9960-9960
(termFormat EnglishLanguage Edema "edema") Mid-level-ontology.kif 9957-9957
(termFormat EnglishLanguage Edema "fluid retention") Mid-level-ontology.kif 9959-9959
(termFormat EnglishLanguage Edema "hydropsy") Mid-level-ontology.kif 9961-9961
(termFormat EnglishLanguage Edema "oedema") Mid-level-ontology.kif 9958-9958
(termFormat EnglishLanguage Edema "swelling") Mid-level-ontology.kif 9962-9962


        (instance ?E Edema)
        (experiencer ?E ?A))
    (exists (?T ?P ?L)
            (instance ?T Transfer)
            (instance ?L Liquid)
            (instance ?P BodyPart)
            (part ?P ?A)
            (destination ?T ?P)
            (moves ?T ?L)
            (subProcess ?T ?E))))
Mid-level-ontology.kif 9964-9976

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