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Duplex Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy: Safety and Comparison of Techniques

  • L. Grondin
  • R. Young
  • L. Wouters
Conference paper

Abstract

The term echosclerotherapy was first introduced to the medical literature in the latter part of the 1980’s by Dr. Robert Knight. He described this procedure as the use of ultrasound to guide the sclerotherapy act in the treatment of large truncal varices.

Keywords

Medical Literature Deep Venous Thrombosis Saphenous Vein Duplex Ultrasound Closure Rate 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Grondin
    • 1
  • R. Young
    • 1
  • L. Wouters
    • 1
  1. 1.The Grondin Medical CenterCalgaryCanada

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