The topic Thrombophlebitis of Breast (Disorder) you are seeking is a synonym, or alternative name, or is closely related to the medical condition Mondor’s Disease.
- Mondor’s Disease is an inflammation of the superficial veins in the anterior chest wall and breasts. It is caused by blood clotting in these veins
- Mondor’s Disease generally affects adult women and may be caused by any injury or surgery
- A painful lump may be observed in these regions with redness and swelling. A doppler scan can help establish a diagnosis of Mondor’s Disease
- Mondor’s Disease may be treated conservatively and the symptoms improve within a few weeks. The prognosis is good, unless any complication, such as a lung embolism develops
Please find comprehensive information on Mondor’s Disease regarding definition, distribution, risk factors, causes, signs & symptoms, diagnosis, complications, treatment, prevention, prognosis, and additional useful information HERE.