Laser treatment of leg veins

Robert A. Weiss, Girish S. Munavalli, Sonal Choudhary, Angel Leiva, Keyvan Nouri

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Damaged venous valves result in varicose or spider vein formation. Commonly, venous obstruction is caused by increased pressure of reverse blood flow within the superficial venous valve or from direct traumatic injury to the vein.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationLasers in Dermatology and Medicine
PublisherSpringer-Verlag London Ltd
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)9780857292810, 0857292811, 9780857292803
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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