International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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ISSN: 2319-7064

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Research Paper | Medical Surgical | India | Volume 8 Issue 7, July 2019

Cellulitis of Leg: An Unusual Case of Phlegmasia Cerulea Dolens

Amit Ilamkar [2]

Abstract: Phlegmasia cerulea dolens ( painful blue edema) is an uncommon severe form of deep venous thrombosis which results from extensive thrombotic occlusion (blockage by a thrombus) of the major and the collateral veins of an extremity. We presented here a case of cerulea dolens in 23 years female who is ANC of 8 months came with swelling and tenderness in lower limb. Patient is managed conservatively with injectables and anti thrombotic agents.

Keywords: deep venous thrombosis, venous embolism

Edition: Volume 8 Issue 7, July 2019,

Pages: 1881 - 1883

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