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What is transilluminated power phlebectomy?

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What is transilluminated power phlebectomy? Transilluminated power phlebectomy or Trivex is a way of removing significant varicose veins in a person's leg. A small incision is made where a light probe is introduced beneath the veins. The light is turned on and the veins are seen just underneath the skin's surface. A second incision is made and a small cutting device which sucks the veins up into the cutting device and destroys them and takes them out of the body.

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