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I couldn't find the JVS article. Can you point me to it?

On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 10:31 AM, Franklin W. West <[log in to unmask]>wrote:

>  JVS article suggests a significantly more complex evaluation including
> transcranial and extracranial duplex.
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> Specifically the article notes five variable ‘indicative of CCSVI’:
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> 1.     Reflux in the IJVs or VV (vertebral vein), or both with the head in
> any position;
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> 2.     Reflux in the deep cerebral veins
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> 3.     B-mode of IJV stenoses
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> 4.     Flow not detected by Doppler in the IJVs, VV or both
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> 5.     ‘reverted postural control of the main cerebral venous outflow
> pathways’
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> A further, much more detailed and lengthy explanation can be found online
> in JVS (including Appendix and videos that are only online).  Also, some
> interesting specific definitions, e.g., of reflux, are provided.  Also some
> good looking venograms (they had to come back to haunt me).
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> All the best of the season,
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> Frank
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> *From:* UVM Flownet [mailto:[log in to unmask]] *On Behalf Of *Smith,
> Matthew G.
> *Sent:* Tuesday, December 15, 2009 9:57 AM
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> *To:* [log in to unmask]
> *Subject:* Re: Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency (CCVI)
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> I honestly think it would be a typical upper extremity  venous study
> looking for continuous venous flow suggesting proximal venous stenosis.  One
> might even directly visualize venous stenosis of the proximal internal
> jugular, subclavian or innominate veins.
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> * Matt*
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> *From:* UVM Flownet [mailto:[log in to unmask]] *On Behalf Of *Bruce
> Smith
> *Sent:* Tuesday, December 15, 2009 11:10
> *To:* [log in to unmask]
> *Subject:* Re: Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency (CCVI)
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> What would be a protocol for testing for Chronic cerebrospinal venous
> insufficiency with my US machine? Something other than obvious DVT, then
> what?
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