postpartum iliofemoral thrombophlebitis


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thrombophlebitis

 [throm″bo-flĕ-bi´tis]
inflammation of a vein (phlebitis) associated with formation of a thrombus (thrombosis).
thrombophlebitis mi´grans a recurrent condition involving different vessels simultaneously or at intervals.
postpartum iliofemoral thrombophlebitis thrombophlebitis of the iliofemoral vein following childbirth.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

postpartum iliofemoral thrombophlebitis

Thrombophlebitis of the iliofemoral artery that occurs after childbirth.
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