Why You Should Care About Phlebolymphedema

Dr. Steven Dean discusses recent evidence and clinical characteristics of concurrent chronic venous insufficiency and lymphedema (phlebolymphedema, PLE).

  • PLE is the most common type of LE in Western countries.
  • Understanding PLE’s pathophysiology provides value insights about lymphatic failure.
  • Clinical signs do not have to include foot swelling.

Presented By

  • Steven Dean, DO

    Director of the Vascular Medicine Program, Director of Cardiovascular Medicine’s Noninvasive Peripheral Vascular Laboratory and Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Ohio State University Medical Center