A 49-year-old member asked:
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what does mediven do?

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Dr. Nicolas Mouawad
15 years experience Vascular Surgery
Compression: Mediven is a manufacturer of compression type garments, particularly compression stockings that help with lower extremity swelling.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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