phlegmasia cerulea dolens phlegmasia ce·ru·le·a do·lens (sə-rōō’lē-ə dō’lěnz’)
Thrombosis of the veins of a limb characterized by sudden severe pain, swelling, cyanosis, and edema, followed by circulatory collapse and shock.
[fleg-mat-ik] /flɛgˈmæt ɪk/ adjective 1. not easily excited to action or display of emotion; apathetic; sluggish. 2. self-possessed, calm, or composed. 3. of the nature of or abounding in the humor . /flɛɡˈmætɪk/ adjective 1. having a stolid or unemotional disposition 2. not easily excited adj. “cool, calm, self-possessed,” and in a more pejorative sense, […]
phlegmon phleg·mon (flěg’mŏn’) n. Acute suppurative inflammation affecting the subcutaneous connective tissue. phleg’mon·ous (-mə-nəs) adj.
- Phlegmonous abscess
phlegmonous abscess n. An abscess characterized by an intense local inflammatory reaction that produces hardening and thickening of the affected area.
- Phlegmonous gastritis
phlegmonous gastritis n. Gastritis marked by severe inflammation, chiefly of the submucous coat, with purulent infiltration of the stomach wall.