Association of varicosities and concomitant deep venous thrombosis in patients with superficial venous thrombosis, a systematic review.

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BACKGROUND In patients with superficial venous thrombosis (SVT) co-existence of deep venous thrombosis (DVT) can be present. Varicosities are considered as a risk factor for both SVT and DVT separately. However, current evidence is contradictory whether varicosities are associated with an increased or reduced prevalence of concomitant DVT in patients with… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/13814788.2014.919629

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@article{Baggen2015AssociationOV, title={Association of varicosities and concomitant deep venous thrombosis in patients with superficial venous thrombosis, a systematic review.}, author={Vivan J. M. Baggen and Kaman Chung and Koos Koole and Michelle H J Sarneel and Frans Rutten and Gideon R. Hajer}, journal={The European journal of general practice}, year={2015}, volume={21 1}, pages={70-6} }