Web Results

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 ...

www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/phlebitis

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.

www.medicinenet.com/phlebitis_and_thrombophlebitis/article.htm

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

www.emedicinehealth.com/phlebitis/article_em.htm

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

www.emedicinehealth.com/phlebitis/page2_em.htm

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 ...

www.drweil.com/health-wellness/body-mind-spirit/hair-skin-nails/phlebitis

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.

www.rxlist.com/phlebitis_and_thrombophlebitis/article.htm

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

www.veinhealth.com/symptoms-and-treatments/phlebitis

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

patient.info/health/superficial-thrombophlebitis-leaflet

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. If a vein becomes ...