In 1938, Gregoire made an outstanding description of the condition and used the term "phlegmasia
cerulean dolens" to differentiate ischemia--associated massive venous thrombosis from phlegmasia
alba dolens, which describes fulminant venous thrombosis without ischemia (1).
(4) (p44) He defined inflammation or phlegmasia
as the most frequent and where the seat of the irritation becomes painful, warm, swollen, and red from the increased afflux of blood into its capillary system." (4) (p26) Subinflammation occurred when there was an afflux of the white portions of the blood.
Bu yazida uygun profilaksi ve tedavi yaklasimlarina ragmen Phlegmasia
cerulea dolens (PCD) ve venoz gangren gelismis bir vaka sunulacaktir.
CDT is indicated for treatment of acute iliofemoral DVT, multilevel DVT (eg, calf, popliteal and femoral veins) and massive DVT, also known as phlegmasia
The term "inflammation" is derived from the Latin literature and the Greek "Phlegmasia