Is there recanalization of the great saphenous vein 2 years after endovenous laser treatment?

@article{Disselhoff2005IsTR,
  title={Is there recanalization of the great saphenous vein 2 years after endovenous laser treatment?},
  author={Ben C V M Disselhoff and Daan J der Kinderen and Frans L Moll},
  journal={Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists},
  year={2005},
  volume={12 6},
  pages={731-8}
}
PURPOSE To report the 2-year single-center results of endovenous laser treatment (EVLT) for reflux in the great saphenous vein (GSV). METHODS From January 2002 to January 2003, 85 symptomatic patients (56 women; mean age 49 years, range 27-80) underwent EVLT in 100 limbs. All patients were symptomatic, and the majority (67, 79%) had CEAP clinical class C2 venous disease. After treatment, they were monitored by clinical evaluation and duplex imaging. RESULTS The initial treatment was… CONTINUE READING