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How can the VNUS vein treatment procedure help remove veins?

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How can the VNUS vein treatment procedure help remove veins? The venous closure fast catheter has been a unique and remarkable achievement in the treatment of varicose veins during the past decade. The venous company reduced the initial catheter approximately ten years ago and has gone through three subsequent improvements. Recent addition is the ClosureFast catheter which has been out since about three years ago. It has really revolutionized the treatment of varicose veins due to saphenous vein dysfunction. The catheter now is virtually 99 percent plus effective in closing down the great saphenous veins or the lesser saphenous veins. It is powered with a single graze advance in the improvement of the patients with greater saphenous veins. We use it virtually in all our patients in the office who require ablation in the greater saphenous veins; either the lesser saphenous veins or the greater saphenous veins.

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