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people in the U.S. are affected by venous leg ulcers (VLU)<sup>1,2
of all lower extremity ulcers are venous<sup>1,2</sup>
of treated VLUs are recurrent ulcerations<sup>3</sup>
Superficial venous reflux is usually present in patients with VLUs ― yet many go unassessed or untreated.1,4-6CVI Diagnosis & Guidelines
Due to pain, mobility limitations, and other consequences, VLUs have a significant impact on patients.7-9View Brochure
RATES OF <br> DEPRESSION
faster ulcer healing
time in the early
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