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What are the concerns about doing a venogram in diabetics?

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Dr. Robert Vorhies
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: Contrast and access

Diabetics often have terrible veins to access for peripheral veinography.
Ultrasound guided access can help greatly. Once access is obtained, concerns turn to limiting the amount of contrast that is used in order to avoid injury to the kidney function.

In brief: Contrast and access

Diabetics often have terrible veins to access for peripheral veinography.
Ultrasound guided access can help greatly. Once access is obtained, concerns turn to limiting the amount of contrast that is used in order to avoid injury to the kidney function.
Dr. Robert Vorhies
Dr. Robert Vorhies
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