Phlebitis is the inflammation of a vein, usually in the legs. It most commonly
occurs in superficial veins. Phlebitis often occurs in conjunction with thrombosis
Nov 3, 2014 ... Phlebitis (fle-BYE-tis) is a condition in which a vein becomes inflamed (phleb=
vein + it is=inflammation). The inflammation may cause pain and ...
Feb 19, 2015 ... Learn about phlebitis and thrombophlebitis, an inflammation of a vein, and blood
clots that cause the inflammation. Complications of 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 veins, and in
Jun 6, 2014 ... Phlebitis (fle-BYE-tis) means inflammation of a vein. Thrombophlebitis is due to
one or more blood clots in a vein that cause inflammation.
Rarely, thrombophlebitis (sometimes called phlebitis) can affect veins in your
arms or neck. The affected vein may be near the surface of your skin, causing ...
Thrombophlebitis and other forms of phlebitis usually respond to prompt medical
treatment. ... Phlebitis, superficial phlebitis, deep vein thrombosis ...
Nov 1, 2013 ... The causes and treatment of leg vein phlebitis explained by Dr Haroun Gajraj, a
vein expert in Bristol. Tel 01935 873 951 ...
Jun 25, 2015 ... Phlebitis means inflammation of a vein. Thrombo(sis) means a blood clot in a
vein. A vein is a blood vessel that takes blood towards the heart.
phlebitis , inflammation of a vein. Phlebitis is almost always accompanied by a
blood clot, or thrombus, in the affected vein, a condition known as...