Endovenous laser therapy combined with a surgical approach for primary varicose veins of the lower limbs.

@article{Florio2008EndovenousLT,
  title={Endovenous laser therapy combined with a surgical approach for primary varicose veins of the lower limbs.},
  author={Gaetano Florio and Mauro Del Papa and Antonio Mar{\'i} and Domenico Luca Carn{\`i}},
  journal={Chirurgia italiana},
  year={2008},
  volume={60 5},
  pages={717-20}
}
In recent years, the minimal invasive alternatives to surgical ligation and stripping for the treatment of an incompetent greater saphenous vein have been explored. Endovenous laser therapy (EVLT) is one of these therapeutic options. We report on our initial experience with endovenus laser therapy combined with a surgical approach. Over the period from… CONTINUE READING