oa South African Medical Journal - The swollen leg of disturbed venous outflow
|Article Title||The swollen leg of disturbed venous outflow|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Author||J.A. du Plessis|
|Publication Date||Oct 1964|
|Pages||793 - 800|
|Keyword(s)||Anatomy, Distrubed venous outflow, Haemodynamics, Surgery and Swollen leg|
The title of this paper was chosen for the purpose of emphasizing the fact that the chronic swollen leg of venous stasis is due not only to deep-vein thrombosis with consequent venous incompetence but that it is also the result of disordered haemodynamics of the venous outflow of the leg, owing to a variety of causes.
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