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Clinical and Laboratory Tests of Venous Circulation

  • David I. Abramson
  • Donald S. Miller

Abstract

Pathologic changes in the superficial and deep venous systems, particularly of the lower extremities, are relatively common complications of orthopedic difficulties (see Chapters 17–20). For this reason, it is important to be acquainted with the various clinical and laboratory tests that are useful in the study of such abnormalities.

Keywords

Deep Venous Thrombosis Great Saphenous Vein Venous Circulation Superficial Vein Deep Venous System 
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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • David I. Abramson
    • 1
  • Donald S. Miller
    • 2
  1. 1.Abraham Lincoln School of MedicineUniversity of Illinois College of MedicineChicagoUSA
  2. 2.Chicago Medical SchoolUniversity of Health SciencesChicagoUSA

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