Superficial phlebitis is typically treated by wearing compression stockings and taking anti-inflammatory medications, if the patient is otherwise healthy, according to WebMD. Patients are encouraged to elevate their leg ... More »

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Redness and swelling of the skin along a vein, tenderness, pain, and darkening of the skin over a vein are symptoms of superficial thrombophlebitis, notes Healthline. Patients who suffer from additional symptoms such as ... More »

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Redness and inflammation of the skin along a vein, warmth of the skin and tissue, tenderness in the affected area and pain in the limb are common symptoms of superficial thrombophlebitis, notes Healthline. Darkening of t... More »

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Treatment of phlebitis varies depending on the severity of the condition, explains WebMD. If the condition has affected the superficial blood vessel, it may clear up within a week or two. For other cases, doctors recomme... More »

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Redness and swelling of the skin along a vein, tenderness, pain, and darkening of the skin over a vein are symptoms of superficial thrombophlebitis, notes Healthline. Patients who suffer from additional symptoms such as ... More »

www.reference.com Health Conditions & Diseases

Redness and inflammation of the skin along a vein, warmth of the skin and tissue, tenderness in the affected area and pain in the limb are common symptoms of superficial thrombophlebitis, notes Healthline. Darkening of t... More »

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An individual can treat lymphedema by wearing compression stockings, elevating the affected leg, exercising gently and eating properly, according to WebMD. The preferable method of treating lymphedema depends on its caus... More »

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