Definition of milk leg in English:

milk leg

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noun

  • Painful swelling of the leg after giving birth, caused by thrombophlebitis in the femoral vein.
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    • 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.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
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