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Vascular Surgery Health Information 

What is an artery, vein or a lymphatic vessel?

 

What causes vascular disease?

 

What is meant by open surgery versus endovascular surgery?

 

How do vascular surgeons differ from other physicians treating vascular disease?

 

What is noninvasive vascular testing?

 

What is an aneurysm?

 

What is the relationship of the carotid artery to stroke?

 

What is PAD?

 

Why treat varicose veins?