TITLE

postphlebitic syndrome

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1741
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "postphlebitic syndrome" is presented. It refers to pain and swelling felt in a limb that has been affected by a blood clot in its deep veins. The pain is relieved by elevating the limb and worsens when the limb is dependent.
ACCESSION #
21241811

 

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