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Why is ambulatory phlebectomy an effective varicose veins treatment?

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Why is ambulatory phlebectomy an effective varicose veins treatment? Ambulatory phlebectomy is a procedure that's done in the office under local anesthesia where small incisions are made in the skin. The abnormal vein is removed through the incision with a vein hook. This type of varicose vein is very superficial to the skin and it doesn't allow us to use the RF catheter to place inside the vessel because it's so close to the skin surface that it would potentially burn the skin. So making the small incisions and removing them with the vein hook is the safest and most effective way to remove those.

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