TITLE

Thrombophlebitis: Diagnosis, Sequelae, and Therapeutic Options

AUTHOR(S)
Dagher, Fuad J.
PUB. DATE
July 1981
SOURCE
Vascular Surgery;Jul/Aug1981, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p231
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the acute stage, pulmonary embolism and chronic venous insufficiency associated with thrombophlebitis and thromboembolism. Description of acute thrombophlebitis; Cause of pulmonary embolism; Comparison between emergency pulmonary embolectomy and medical management; Details on the management of chronic venous insufficiency.
ACCESSION #
16742844

 

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