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Duplex examination.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7600024     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
BACKGROUND: Accurate venous diagnosis remains a challenge for the phlebologist and vascular laboratory. In recent years duplex ultrasound has become the preferred method of diagnosis for deep venous thrombosis and deep and superficial venous insufficiency. OBJECTIVE: To describe the physical principles, typical protocol, and indications for venous duplex examination. CONCLUSION: Duplex examination offers a precise, noninvasive technique to make anatomic and functional venous diagnoses.
P K Thibault
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]     Volume:  21     ISSN:  1076-0512     ISO Abbreviation:  Dermatol Surg     Publication Date:  1995 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-08-10     Completed Date:  1995-08-10     Revised Date:  2010-03-24    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9504371     Medline TA:  Dermatol Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  77-82     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Leg / blood supply*
Thrombophlebitis / ultrasonography
Ultrasonography, Doppler, Duplex / instrumentation,  methods
Veins / ultrasonography*
Venous Insufficiency / ultrasonography

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