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- adj. Of or pertaining to phlebitis.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to or affected with phlebitis.
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Post-phlebitic syndrome occurs in 10\% of patients with deep vein thrombosis (DVT).
Post-phlebitic syndrome occurs in 15 per cent of patients with deep vein thrombosis
If the DVT damages the delicate valves which help keep blood flowing upwards towards the heart, a condition called post-phlebitic syndrome may develop (occurring in one in five after a DVT).