Capillary Response to Stretching Skin in Venous Disease and Normal Subjects

  • A. M. Shutt
  • S. R. Dodds
  • A. R. Cowan
  • A. B. D. Chant
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Abstract

Skin capillary blood flow measured with laser Doppler in the legs of subjects with chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) is known to be different from normal subjects [1]. Many factors affect skin capillary blood flow including temperature, exercise, recent food or drug ingestion, as well as postural changes.

Keywords

Dermatitis Ethylcyanoacrylate 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. M. Shutt
    • 1
  • S. R. Dodds
    • 1
  • A. R. Cowan
    • 1
  • A. B. D. Chant
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Vascular SurgeryRoyal South Hants HospitalSouthamptonUK

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