phlebolith

noun

phle·​bo·​lith ˈflē-bə-ˌlith How to pronounce phlebolith (audio)
: a calculus in a vein usually resulting from the calcification of an old thrombus

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“Phlebolith.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/phlebolith. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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