Chapter

Peripheral Vascular Disease

Peter C. Spittell

in Mayo Clinic Cardiology

Fourth edition

Published on behalf of © Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Published in print November 2012 | ISBN: 9780199915712
Published online May 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322824 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199915712.003.0885

Series: Mayo Clinic Scientific Press

Peripheral Vascular Disease

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Different types of peripheral vascular disease, including claudication, pseudoclaudication, acute arterial occlusion, aneurysms, thromboangiitis obliterans, livedo reticularis, chronic pernio, and erythromelalgia are reviewed in this chapter. Causes, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, evaluation, natural history, and treatment of peripheral vascular disease are covered as well.

Chapter.  4945 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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