chapter  30
Case Treatment for varicose veins, leading to injury to deep veins
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A 48 year old woman with varicose veins involving both legs was referred by her general practitioner to hospital. She was seen by a locum consultant surgeon, who noted that she had bilateral sapheno-femoral junction reflux, together with left short saphenous vein reflux, and her name was to be placed on the waiting list for ligation of these vessels.