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Suprapubic Catheter Placement Virginia

Suprapubic Catheter Placement Symptomatic bladder outlet obstruction and neurogenic bladder dysfunction are common conditions, frequently requiring long-term use of indwelling bladder catheters for adequate bladder emptying, prevention of complications of long-term bladder outlet obstruction, patient comfort, and optimal quality of life. A suprapubic catheter is placed through the skin, just above the level of the …

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Carotid Duplex Ultrasound Scan

Carotid Duplex Ultrasound Scan A carotid duplex scan is a test that combines two types of ultrasound to look for blockages in your carotid arteries. Your carotid arteries are located along both sides of your neck. Blocked carotid arteries are a major risk factor for stroke. Other names for a carotid duplex scan are: Carotid Artery …

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Renal Duplex Ultrasound Scan

Renal Duplex Ultrasound Scan The renal arteries provide blood flow to the kidneys. Renal artery disease, including narrowing (stenosis) due to atherosclerosis, can result in reduced blood-flow to the kidney. This can cause hypertension (high blood pressure) or kidney failure. Renal artery stenosis is the most common correctable cause of hypertension. Long-standing, untreated renal artery disease …

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Venous Doppler

Venous Doppler A Venous Doppler ultrasound study may be part of a venous duplex ultrasound examination. Doppler ultrasound is a special ultrasound technique that allows the physician to see and evaluate blood flow through arteries and veins in the abdomen, arms, legs, neck, or within various body organs such as the liver or kidneys.

Venous Duplex Ultrasound Scan

Venous Duplex Ultrasound Scan The purpose of a venous duplex ultrasound scan is to evaluate venous blood flow in the patient’s arms and/or legs. Patients may experience symptoms such as pain, swelling or varicose veins in the arms or legs. These scans can aid in the diagnosis of venous abnormalities such as a suspected blood …

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Tunneled Dialysis Catheters

Tunneled Dialysis Catheters A hemodialysis catheter is a hollow tube used for removal and replacing blood to and from your body. The catheter is tunneled from the internal jugular (IJ) with the tip entering the atrium of the heart. An exit site for the catheter is in the chest wall, under the collar bone. A …

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Compression Stockings

Compression Stockings Not all situations need to be treated with an endovascular procedure. Sometimes patients can be fitted for compression stockings and followed up with subsequent ultrasound examinations. Patients can be fitted for and purchase compression stockings in our office.

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