thrombophlebitis migrans

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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.

throm·bo·phle·bi·tis mi·'grans

creeping or slowly advancing thrombophlebitis, appearing in first one vein and then another.