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Klin Khir. 2013 Mar;(3):40-3.

[Determination of volume and choice of the surgical intervention method, performed for varicose disease of the lower extremities in ambulatory conditions].

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The results of ambulatory surgical treatment in 215 patients, aged 23-76 yrs old, for varicose disease of the lower extremities, were analyzed. In accordance with international CEAP classification of chronic venous insufficiency, the functional class C2 was diagnosed in 119 (55.35%) patients, C3--in 51 (23.72%), C4--in 29 (13.49%), C5--in 16 (7.44%). On one lower extremity the operation was performed in 187 patients, simultaneously on both lower extremities--in 28, in 215 patients a total quantity of the operations performed was 243. The role of ultrasound duplex angioscanning in determination of the operative intervention volume and the method choice was shown.

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