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[ tɜːd͡ʒˈɪdɪti], [ tɜːd‍ʒˈɪdɪti], [ t_ɜː_dʒ_ˈɪ_d_ɪ_t_i]

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Turgidity is a condition in which the blood is thick and flows slowly. Turgidity can be caused by blockage in the veins or arteries, or by a tumor or infection in the heart or lungs. Turgidity can also be caused by lack ofoxygen or fluid in the blood. If left untreated, turgidity can lead to kidney failure, heart failure, and death. Turgidity is most often caused by heart disease, stroke, and pulmonary embolism.

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