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[fleb-oh-skli-roh-sis] /ˌflɛb oʊ sklɪˈroʊ sɪs/

noun, Pathology.
, or hardening, of the walls of veins.
(pathol) hardening and loss of elasticity of the veins Also called venosclerosis

phlebosclerosis phleb·o·scle·ro·sis (flěb’ō-sklə-rō’sĭs)
The thickening or hardening of the walls of a vein. Also called venosclerosis.


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