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Importance of ultrasound evaluation in the diagnosis of venous insufficiency: guidelines and techniques.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20685562     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Recent advances in the treatment of venous insufficiency have led to an increased utilization of venous ultrasonography by practitioners. Knowing the fundamentals of anatomy and physiology are essential to be successful. This article reviews the common uses of ultrasonagraphy for the examination of the lower extremity venous system.
David Gillespie; Carolyn Glass
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Seminars in vascular surgery     Volume:  23     ISSN:  1558-4518     ISO Abbreviation:  Semin Vasc Surg     Publication Date:  2010 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-08-05     Completed Date:  2010-11-22     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8809602     Medline TA:  Semin Vasc Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  85-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright 2010 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Lower Extremity / blood supply*
Practice Guidelines as Topic
Predictive Value of Tests
Ultrasonography, Doppler, Duplex* / standards
Ultrasonography, Interventional* / standards
Veins / ultrasonography
Venous Insufficiency / ultrasonography*

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