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Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency ( CCSVI ) IN Meniere Disease . Case or Cause ?

  title={Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency ( CCSVI ) IN Meniere Disease . Case or Cause ?},
  author={C. AlpiniD.},
CCSVI is the acronym for Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency, initially described by P.Zamboni, as being strongly associated with multiple sclerosis (MS). It is a syndrome characterized by stenosis of the internal jugular veins (IJVs) and/or azygous vein (AZ) with opening of collaterals and insufficient drainage. Bavera PM carried out 823 Duplex exams on a control group of 60 patients without MS. As expected CCSVI was found only in few subjects of the control group, three, two females… 

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