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CHAPTER 1 Venous Anatomy 1
CHAPTER 2 Noninvasive Testing 23
CHAPTER 3 Venous Pathophysiology 47
CHAPTER 4 Endovenous Thermal Ablation of Saphenous Reflux 71
CHAPTER 5 Radiofrequency Thermal Ablation 159
CHAPTER 6 Laser Thermal Ablation 173
CHAPTER 7 Chemical Ablation 185
CHAPTER 8 Treatment of Perforating Veins 201
CHAPTER 9 Ambulatory Phlebectomy 221
CHAPTER 10 Endovenous Approach to Recurrent Varicose Veins 243
CHAPTER 11 Treatment of Spider Telangiectasias 253
CHAPTER 12 Thromboembolic Disease 293
CHAPTER 13 Endovenous Placement of Inferior Vena Caval Filters 311
CHAPTER 14 Endovenous Thrombectomy and Thrombolysis 333
CHAPTER 15 Postthrombotic Syndrome 359
CHAPTER 16 Iliofemoral Venous Occlusive Disease 375
CHAPTER 17 Pelvic Congestion Syndrome and Ovarian Vein Reflux 397
CHAPTER 18 Endovenous Management of Central and Upper Extremity Veins 411
CHAPTER 19 Venous Malformations 433
CHAPTER 20 Treatment of Venous Ulcers 443
CHAPTER 21 Severity Scoring and Outcomes Measurement 457
CHAPTER 22 Evidence-Based Summary of Guidelines from the American Venous Forum and the Society for Vascular Surgery 473