phlebitis nodularis necrotisans


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phle·bi·tis no·du·la·'ris ne·cro·ti·'sans

obsolete term for phlebitis in which tuberculous nodules are formed in the skin; the lesions spread peripherally and undergo central necrosis.
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phlebitis nodularis necrotisans

An obsolete term for phlebitis that originated in subcutaneous tuberculous nodules and undergoes central necrosis.
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phlebitis nodularis necrotisans

Circumscribed inflammation of cutaneous veins resulting in nodules that ulcerate.
See also: phlebitis
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