phlebothrombosis


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phlebothrombosis

[¦fle·bō·thräm′bō·səs]
(medicine)
A venous thrombus not associated with inflammation of the vein.
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1 Phlebothrombosis is common and leads to distension, firmness and frequently pain in the affected soft tissues.
It covers general concepts in wound healing, physical and chemical injuries, surgical infections, soft tissue and bone injuries, fractures, phlebothrombosis and embolism, complications of fracture healing and treatment, and joint injuries, and specific cranial, spinal, thoracic, pelvic, abdominal, and lower and upper extremity injuries, as well as multiple trauma and first aid.
Immobilization, phlebothrombosis and infection is commonly associated with femoral route.