Jul 22, · When a vein swells because of a blood clot, it's called phlebitis. This blockage stops the usual amount of blood and oxygen from reaching the tissues in that location, which can damage the tissue. Blood clots also can increase your risk of having a stroke. Thrombophlebitis of the superficial veins of the breast and anterior chest wall (Mondor's disease). Surg Gynecol Obstet. Jul;(1)–Cited by: 2.
Jan 01, · Phlebitis can occur in both the surface (superficial) or deep veins. Superficial phlebitis affects veins on the skin surface. The condition is rarely serious and, with proper care, usually resolves. Sep 27, · Superficial phlebitis refers to the inflammation of a vein near the surface of your skin. This type of phlebitis may require treatment, but isn’t usually serious. Superficial phlebitis can result.
Superficial thrombophlebitis is also known as Mondor disease of the breast. It is an uncommon benign inflammatory process. It can occur spontaneously but usually is associated with breast trauma, breast surgery, or pregnancy. It is a thrombophlebitis of the thoracoepigastric vein, which drains the upper-outer quadrant of the breast. A case report of superficial phlebitis of the breast, or Mondor's disease, is presented. 2. 2. This lesion may occasionally be mistaken for a malignancy because of the frequency of skin trannys.xyz by: 5.
Oct 13, · For superficial thrombophlebitis the association with cancer has been described in a few case reports only and has never been studied in well designed cohortstudies [ 3, 4 ]. An exceptional form is Mondor's disease, in which phlebitis of the thoracic wall is associated with breast cancer [ 5 ]. Mondor's disease. A superficial phlebitis of the breast. Mondor's disease. A superficial phlebitis of the breast. Mondor's disease. A superficial phlebitis of the breast Lancet. May 12;1() doi: /s(62) Author M C OLDFIELD. PMID.