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phle·bol·o·gy

(fle-bol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of medical science concerned with the anatomy and diseases of the veins.
[phlebo- + G. logos, study]
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phlebology

(flĭ-bŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with veins and their diseases.

phle·bol′o·gist n.
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phlebology

(flĕ-bol′ŏ-jē) [ phlebo- + -logy]
The study of veins and their diseases.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners

phle·bol·o·gy

(flĕ-bolŏ-jē)
Medical science concerned with anatomy and diseases of veins.
[G. phlebo, vein + G. logos, study]
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Norgren, "Effects of compression hosiery in female workers with a standing profession," Phlebology, vol.
Jorgensen, "Should catheter-directed thrombolysis be monitored?" Phlebology, vol.
Partsch, "Compression stockings with moderate pressure are able to reduce chronic leg oedema," Phlebology, vol.
Munschauer, "Venous clinical severity score and quality-of-life assessment tools: application to vein practice," Phlebology, vol.
Soffer is a Board Certified Cardiovascular Specialist, Member of the American College of Phlebology and Fellow of the American College of Cardiology.
According to the American College of Phlebology, up to 50 percent of American women have varicose veins or a related venous disorder.
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Phlebology, the study of the anatomy and diseases of veins, is not a new specialty, but the development of endovascular techniques has considerably boosted the development of a new branch: Esthetic phlebology.
Knepper J, Ramacciotti E, Wakefield TW 2011 Novel anticoagulants: a discussion of clinical use in the treatment and prevention of venous thromboembolism Phlebology 26 3-7