Pronounced: fleh-BY-tisEn Español (Spanish Version)
Superficial thrombophlebitis is inflammation of a vein close to the surface of the skin. It occurs most often in the leg. The condition is easily treatable, though it sometimes leads to more serious health concerns.
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Last reviewedAugust 2013by Michael J. Fucci, DO; Brian Randall, MD
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