Phlegmasia cerulea dolens

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.


Read Also:

  • Phlegmatic

    [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

    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.

Disclaimer: Phlegmasia cerulea dolens definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.