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Disease Venous Insufficiency

Name Venous Insufficiency
Synonyms Insufficiencies, Venous | Insufficiency, Venous | Venous Insufficiencies
Definition Impaired venous blood flow or venous return (venous stasis), usually caused by inadequate venous valves. Venous insufficiency often occurs in the legs, and is associated with EDEMA and sometimes with VENOUS STASIS ULCERS at the ankle.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D014689
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DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Venous Insufficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Venous Insufficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Postphlebitic Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Postthrombotic Syndrome
  Venular Insufficiency, Systemic