thrombophlebitis'

thrombophlebitis

[throm-boh-fli-bahy-tis]
noun Pathology.
the presence of a thrombus in a vein accompanied by inflammation of the vessel wall.


Origin:
1895–1900; < Neo-Latin; see thrombo-, phlebitis

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thrombophlebitis (ˌθrɒmbəʊflɪˈbaɪtɪs)
 
n
inflammation of a vein associated with the formation of a thrombus

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thrombophlebitis throm·bo·phle·bi·tis (thrŏm'bō-flĭ-bī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of a vein caused by or associated with the formation of a blood clot.

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