phlegmasia


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phlegmasia

(flɛɡˈmeɪzɪə)
n
(Pathology) pathol a condition characterized by swelling, pain, and redness
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Economy-class syndrome presenting as phlegmasia caerulea dolens.
Trousseau, Phlegmasia Alba Dolens: Clinique Medicale de l-Hotel-Dieude Paris, New Sydenham Society, London, UK, 1865.
A severe complication of acute DVT is phlegmasia cerula dolens, commonly known as venous gangrene.