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.
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 ...
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
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 ...
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, ...
Migratory phlebitis or migratory thrombophlebitis is superficial venous thrombosis
that repeatedly occurs in normal veins. It may indicate a serious underlying ...
phlebitis , inflammation of a vein. Phlebitis is almost always accompanied by a
blood clot, or thrombus, in the affected vein, a condition known as...
Septic phlebitis usually occurs with long-term use of an intravenous cannula. It is
also common in intravenous drug abusers who use dirty equipment and have ...