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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phlebitis

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 ...

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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.

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

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

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Feb 9, 2016 ... Superficial phlebitis is usually caused by local trauma to a vein. Superficial phlebitis is most often caused by an intravenous catheter (IV) placed ...

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Phlebitis - the inflammation of a vein. Occurs in veins on the surface of the skin ( superficial phlebitis), in varicose veins, typically in a person's legs.

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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, but is usually not ...

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There are two main versions of phlebitis (fle-BYE-tis), superficial and deep vein thrombophlebitis (DVT). Normally, varicose vein condition is associated with ...

www.healthcentral.com/encyclopedia/hc/phlebitis-3168982

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 ...

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May 15, 2017 ... Superficial phlebitis with infection, such as phlebitis originating at an IV catheter site, is referred to as septic thrombophlebitis, a clinical entity ...