Endovascular methods have poven successful in relieving acute and chronic venous obstruction, providing rapid symptomatic relief to afflicted patients. By also treating the underlying anatomical causes of obstruction, endovascular therapy may ultimately prevent future thrombotic episodes, preserve valvular function, and diminish the incidence and severity of post- phlebitic symptoms.
|Number of pages||11|
|Journal||Problems in General Surgery|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1999|