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phlebitis
American English: /fləˈbaɪdəs/
British English: /flɪˈbʌɪtɪs/

Translation of phlebitis in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • Besides ulceration, lower leg edema can lead to tortuous varicosities, phlebitis, deep vein thrombosis, embolism, and infection, among others.
    • Additionally, low molecular weight heparin was used in only about 56 percent of patients with blood clots in the legs or phlebitis, an inflammation of the vessels in the legs.
    • Five surgical patients had wound infections, and an additional five patients had other complications such as phlebitis, hematoma, cutaneous damage, or deep venous thrombosis.
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