noun Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1890 inflammation of a vein with formation of a thrombus

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • thrombophlebitis — 1896, from THROMBO (Cf. thrombo ) + PHLEBITIS (Cf. phlebitis) …   Etymology dictionary

  • thrombophlebitis — [thräm΄bō fli bīt′əs] n. [ THROMBO + PHLEBITIS] the formation of a clot in a vein, with associated irritation of the vein s inner lining …   English World dictionary

  • Thrombophlebitis — ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = 001108 eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D013924 Thrombophlebitis is phlebitis (vein inflammation) related to a blood clot or thrombus.cite journal |author=Torpy JM, Burke AE, Glass RM |title=JAMA patient page …   Wikipedia

  • Thrombophlebitis — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 I80. Thrombose, Phlebitis und Thrombophlebitis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Thrombophlebitis — Inflammation of a vein that occurs when a blood clot forms. * * * Venous inflammation with thrombus formation. [thrombo + G. phleps, vein, + itis, inflammation] t. migrans creeping or slowly advancing t., appearing in first one vein and then… …   Medical dictionary

  • thrombophlebitis — /throm boh fli buy tis/, n. Pathol. the presence of a thrombus in a vein accompanied by inflammation of the vessel wall. Cf. phlebothrombosis. [1895 1900; < NL; see THROMBO , PHLEBITIS] * * * ▪ pathology       inflammation of a vein coupled with… …   Universalium

  • thrombophlebitis — n. inflammation of the wall of a vein (see phlebitis) with secondary thrombosis occurring within the affected segment of vein. Pregnant women are more prone to thrombophlebitis because of physiological changes in the blood and the effects of… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • thrombophlebitis — noun Phlebitis related to a blood clot or thrombus …   Wiktionary

  • Thrombophlebitis — Thrombo|phlebitis,   Form der Venenentzündung. * * * Throm|bo|phle|bi|tis, die; , ...itiden [↑Phlebitis] (Med.): Venenentzündung mit Ausbildung einer Thrombose …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Thrombophlebitis — Thrombo|phlebi̱tis [zu ↑Thrombus u. gr. ϕλεψ, Gen.: ϕλεβος = Ader] w; , ...iti̱den (in fachspr. Fügungen: ...i̱tides): Venenentzündung mit Ausbildung einer Thrombose. Thrombo|phlebi̱tis mi̱|grans: kleinfleckige Rötung der Haut durch umschriebene… …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

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