Painful swelling of the leg after giving birth, caused by thrombophlebitis in the femoral vein.
More example sentences
- So common is anemia in most cases of phlebitis and especially in milk leg, that iron will be found essential.
- The soak is used for peripheral circulation, milk leg, thrombo-phlebitis of lower members or congestion-heart shortage.
Definition of milk leg in:
- The US English dictionary