Does VNUS Closure Put You at Risk for Death?
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VNUS Closure and complications
I have performed over 25,000 ablation procedures and have not had an adverse complication like death, which would occur after fatal pulmonary embolism.
This is the experience in the reported literature. You can check this yourself on PubMed which is a government sponsored website of all published reports in the scientific literature.
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