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 ...
Feb 9, 2016 ... Learn about phlebitis, inflammation of leg or arm veins caused by prolonged
inactivity, obesity, smoking, HRT, birth control pills, pregnancy, ...
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.
What is phlebitis? Phlebitis is a term used to describe veins that are painful, red
and inflamed. What is thrombophlebitis? Thrombophlebitis means there is a ...
Superficial phlebitis (also called superficial thrombophlebitis), is a condition
where the veins close to the surface of the body (superficial veins) become
Feb 22, 2014 ... Rarely, thrombophlebitis (sometimes called phlebitis) can affect veins in your
arms or neck. The affected vein may be near the surface of your ...
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Spanish speakers Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about phlebitis ...
Apr 18, 2016 ... Phlebitis and thrombosis of the lower extremity superficial veins (ie, superficial
thrombophlebitis) is generally a benign, self-limited disorder; ...
Aug 30, 2016 ... When a vein swells because of a blood clot, it's called phlebitis. This blockage
stops the usual amount of blood and oxygen from reaching the ...
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 ...