EDEMA By N., Sam M.S. - 0 An excess accumulation of fluid in cells, organs or body cavities. See cerbral edema. EDEMA: "Joe had edema in his lungs as a result of a circulatory disorder." Related Psychology Terms Dissociative Identity Disorder Developing a Case Study FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) Hitler and Conformity OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION ADOLESCENCE (Theories) OEDIPUS COMPLEX (Oedipus Situation) SCHIZOID PERSONALITY (Schizo- thymic Personality) ANTISOCIAL REACTION READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EDEMA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/edema/ (accessed December 2, 2021).