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New Techniques of Lymphovenous Anastomosis for Surgical Treatment of Lyphedema

  • A. K. Cordeiro
  • F. F. Baracat
  • F. MoreiraJr.
  • R. C. Mayall

Abstract

Based upon previous experiences with lymphovenous anastomosis for treatment of lymphedema, we devised numerous technical modifications that simplify the operation.

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Vein Wall Gonadal Dysgenesis Groove Guide Lymphatic Trunk Atraumatic Needle 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. K. Cordeiro
    • 1
    • 2
  • F. F. Baracat
    • 1
    • 2
  • F. MoreiraJr.
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. C. Mayall
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Instituto Vieira de CarvalhoSão PauloBrazil
  2. 2.Faculdade de Medicina de ValençaRio de JaneiroBrazil

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