A New Algorithm for Differential Diagnosis of the Swollen Leg

Differential diagnosis of leg swelling can be challenging. Tony Gasparis, MD, discusses a new algorithmic approach to accurately and efficiently identifying the causes of chronic edema.

  • Differential diagnosis of leg swelling is complex but essential.
  • Ruling out systemic causes is an important first step.
  • A new evidence-based diagnostic algorithm can help streamline clinical practice.

Presented By

  • Antonios P. Gasparis MD, FACS


    Director, Center for Vein Care, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Stony Brook Medicine