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Phlebitis - Wikipedia


Phlebitis or venitis is the inflammation of a vein, usually in the legs. It most commonly occurs in superficial veins. Phlebitis often occurs in conjunction with ...

Phlebitis - WebMD


Oct 16, 2016 ... Phlebitis (fle-BYE-tis) means inflammation of a vein. Thrombophlebitis is due to one or more blood clots in a vein that cause inflammation.

What is Phlebitis? Treatment & Symptoms for Thrombophlebitis


Aug 9, 2016 ... Learn about phlebitis and thrombophlebitis, an inflammation of a vein, and blood clots that cause the inflammation. Complications of phlebitis ...

Superficial Thrombophlebitis | Cleveland Clinic


What is phlebitis? Phlebitis is a term used to describe veins that are painful, red and inflamed. Related Institutes & Services. Heart & Vascular Institute (Miller ...

Phlebitis Treatment and Symptoms - eMedicineHealth


Feb 9, 2016 ... Learn about phlebitis, inflammation of leg or arm veins caused by prolonged inactivity, obesity, smoking, HRT, birth control pills, pregnancy, ...

Superficial Thrombophlebitis. Phlebitis treatment information | Patient


Jun 25, 2015 ... Superficial thrombophlebitis is inflammation of a vein just under the skin, usually in the leg. A small blood clot also commonly forms in the vein, ...

Superficial Thrombophlebitis. What is phlebitis? Information | Patient


Superficial thrombophlebitis occurs when a superficial vein (usually the long saphenous vein of the leg or its tributaries), becomes inflamed and the blood...

Phlebitis - Dr. Weil's Condition Care Guide


Phlebitis. What is phlebitis? Phlebitis is the inflammation of a vein. It can occur in veins on the surface of the skin (also called superficial phlebitis), in varicose ...

Phlebitis - HealthCentral Encyclopedia


Definition. Phlebitis is a general term to describe the inflammation of a vein. Very often, the inflammation is accompanied by formation of a clot (thrombus), which ...

Phlebitis and thrombosis of the superficial lower extremity veins


Apr 18, 2016 ... Phlebitis and thrombosis of the lower extremity superficial veins (ie, superficial thrombophlebitis) is generally a benign, self-limited disorder; ...