FEATURE ARTICLESPhlegmasia Cerulea DolensPlacencia, Mitzy; Wong, Eugene Author Information Mitzy Placencia, FNP, MSN, Schweiger Dermatology Group, Yonkers, NY. Eugene Wong, MD, Presbyterian: Allen Hospital. New York, NY. The authors declare no conflict of interest. Correspondence concerning this article should be addressed to Mitzy Placencia, FNP, MSN, Schweiger Dermatology Group, 657 Yonkers Ave., Yonkers, NY 10704. E-mail: [email protected] Journal of the Dermatology Nurses’ Association: 11/12 2022 - Volume 14 - Issue 6 - p 265-266 doi: 10.1097/JDN.0000000000000712 Buy Metrics Abstract Phlegmasia cerulea dolens is a condition that results from severe venous obstruction of either the upper or, more commonly seen, lower extremities. This rare and life-threatening condition translates to “blue painful inflammation,” which highlights its most prominent presenting symptoms. A case of this condition is described here. Copyright © 2022 by the Dermatology Nurses’ Association.