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.

postpartum iliofemoral thrombophlebitis

Etymology: L, post, after, parturs, birth, ilia, flank, femur, thigh; Gk, thrombos, lump, phleps, vein, itis, inflammation
thrombophlebitis involving the iliofemoral artery after childbirth.

postpartum iliofemoral thrombophlebitis

Thrombophlebitis of the iliofemoral artery that occurs after childbirth.
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