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J. Clin. Med. 2018, 7(4), 77; https://doi.org/10.3390/jcm7040077

Latest Innovations in the Treatment of Venous Disease

Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University, 789 Howard Avenue, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
Received: 3 March 2018 / Revised: 8 April 2018 / Accepted: 10 April 2018 / Published: 11 April 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Advances in Interventional Cardiology and Vascular Medicine)
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Abstract

Venous disease is more common than peripheral arterial disease. Pathophysiologically, venous disease can be associated with obstruction, reflux, or both. A common feature in chronic venous disease is ambulatory venous hypertension. Inflammatory and pro-thrombotic mechanisms can be activated. The current therapies, including compression, ablation, and recanalization are discussed. View Full-Text
Keywords: venous disease; venous insufficiency; venous reflux; deep vein thrombosis; post-thrombotic syndrome venous disease; venous insufficiency; venous reflux; deep vein thrombosis; post-thrombotic syndrome
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