Thrombophlebitis | IV Cannulas - MedSchool
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IV Cannulas
 

Thrombophlebitis

 
 

Overview

    • Clinical Features

    • Erythema
    • Oedema
    • Pain
    • Swelling
    • Tracking along the course of the vein
    • Causes of Thrombophlebitis

    • Injury
    • Irritation (e.g. potassium infusion)
    • Infection
    • Management

    • Stop any infusions
    • Remove the cannula
Last updated on January 1st, 2018
 
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