Other words from phlegmonphleg′mon•ous (-mə-nəs) adj.
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An acute synovitis with peri-articular phlegmon is most often met with in the elbow, but it occurs also in the knee and ankle.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
I had a death from diphtheria when a long incision into a phlegmon of the thigh had become diphtheritic.
I do not much like the term phlegmonous inflammation, because phlegmon alone is inflammation.
What are the Tumours or Impostumes that partake of a Phlegmon?The Compleat Surgeon, or the Whole Art of Surgery Explain'd in a Most Familiar Method|Charles Gabriel Le Clerc