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phle·bi·tis
[fluh-bahy-tis]
NOUN [PATHOLOGY.]
1.
inflammation of a vein, often occurring in the legs and involving the formation of a thrombus, characterized by swelling, pain, and change of skin color.
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Phlebitis - Wikipedia

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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 ...

Phlebitis - WebMD

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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.

What is Phlebitis? Treatment & Symptoms for Thrombophlebitis

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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 ...

Phlebitis Treatment and Symptoms - eMedicineHealth

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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, ...

Superficial Thrombophlebitis | Cleveland Clinic

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What is phlebitis? Phlebitis is a term used to describe veins that are painful, red and inflamed. Related Institutes & Services. Heart & Vascular Institute (Miller ...

Phlebitis - Dr. Weil's Condition Care Guide

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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 ...

Superficial Thrombophlebitis. Phlebitis treatment information | Patient

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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, ...

Phlebitis - HealthCentral Encyclopedia

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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 ...