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emedicine.medscape.com/article/1085412-overview

Sep 25, 2020 ... In venous insufficiency states, venous blood escapes from its normal antegrade path of flow and refluxes backward down the veins into an ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chronic_venous_insufficiency

Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) is a medical condition in which blood pools in the veins, straining the walls of the vein. ... The most common cause of CVI is ...

cacvi.org/conditions/vascular-conditions/peripheral-venous-disease

It is sometimes called chronic peripheral venous insufficiency and should not be confused with post-thrombotic syndrome in which the deep veins have been ...

www.azuravascularcare.com/infoveins/options-for-chronic-venous-insufficiency-treatment

Feb 8, 2019 ... Over time, chronic venous insufficiency causes the veins in the legs to become swollen and distended. Backed-up blood flow can weaken the ...

surgery.ucsf.edu/conditions--procedures/chronic-venous-insufficiency.aspx

Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) describes a condition affecting the veins in the lower extremities (legs) with venous hypertension. This leads to pain, ...

www.rwjbh.org/treatment-care/heart-and-vascular-care/diseases-conditions/chronic-venous-insufficiency

Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) is a condition that occurs when the venous wall and/or valves in the leg veins are not working effectively.

www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.006898

Jul 22, 2014 ... Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) describes a condition that affects the venous system of the lower extremities, with the sine qua non being ...

www.hearthousenj.com/services/vein-center/managing-chronic-venous-insufficiency

Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI) or Leg Swelling ... CVI, or leg swelling, is an extremely common disorder that affects millions of Americans. Untreated, venous ...

www.uclahealth.org/venouscenter/chronic-venous-insufficiency

What is chronic venous insufficiency, and what causes it? ... Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) is a condition caused by poor function of the veins of the legs.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK430975

Nov 20, 2020 ... Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) is a common condition that typically involves lower extremity edema, trophic skin changes, and discomfort ...

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/chronic-venous-insufficiency

Chronic venous insufficiency occurs when your leg veins don't allow blood to flow back up to your heart. Normally, the valves in your veins make sure that blood ...