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phlebitis

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noun phle·bi·tis \fli-ˈbī-təs\

Definition of phlebitis

  1. :  inflammation of a vein



Origin of phlebitis

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1834


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phlebitis

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noun phle·bi·tis \fli-ˈbīt-əs\

Medical Definition of phlebitis

plural phlebitides \-ˈbit-ə-ˌdēz\play

  1. :  inflammation of a vein




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