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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.

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 ...

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Feb 9, 2016 ... If the health care professional makes the diagnosis of superficial phlebitis, the treatment includes warm compresses and anti-inflammatory ...

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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. There is usually a slow onset of a tender red area along the superficial veins on the skin. A long, thin red area may be ...

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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 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 ...

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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 ...