Correlation of perforating vein incompetence with extent of great saphenous insufficiency: cross sectional study.

@article{Krni2005CorrelationOP,
  title={Correlation of perforating vein incompetence with extent of great saphenous insufficiency: cross sectional study.},
  author={Anton Krni{\'c} and Nik{\vs}a Vu{\vc}i{\'c} and Zvonimir Su{\vc}i{\'c}},
  journal={Croatian medical journal},
  year={2005},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={245-51}
}
AIM To explore the correlation between perforating vein incompetence and the extent of great saphenous vein insufficiency according to Hach. METHODS Duplex ultrasound was used to determine the number of incompetent perforators and diameter of perforating veins, and the level of great saphenous vein reflux and the presence or absence of deep reflux in 118 lower limbs (59 patients). There were 19 limbs with no clinical evidence of venous disease (CEAP - clinical, etiological, anatomical… CONTINUE READING

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