Labropoulos N, Summers K, Sanchez I, Raffetto J. Saphenous vein wall thickness in age and venous reflux-associated remodeling in adults. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2017;5:216-223 pubmed publisher
..The increased vein wall thickness in nonrefluxing segments of chronic venous disease patients suggests that the venous wall can be affected before reflux is present in a particular segment. ..
Wu A, Garry J, Labropoulos N. Incidence of pulmonary embolism in patients with isolated calf deep vein thrombosis. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2017;5:274-279 pubmed publisher
..Reported adverse outcomes of PE from C-DVT are infrequent, and clinical severity is unclear. Further studies are necessary to determine the actual risk associated with PE after C-DVT to establish proper treatment. ..
Chandrashekar A, Singh G, Jonah Garry -, Sikalas N, Labropoulos N. Mechanical and Biochemical Role of Fibrin Within a Venous Thrombus. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2018;: pubmed publisher
..This review discusses the current impact of fibrin on thrombus remodeling and addresses the limitations of the work done in this area. ..
Labropoulos N, Nandivada P, Bekelis K. Prevalence and impact of the subclavian steal syndrome. Ann Surg. 2010;252:166-70 pubmed publisher
..To determine the prevalence and impact of subclavian steal syndrome (SSS) in patients undergoing assessment of the carotid arteries...
Chandrashekar A, Gasparis A, Labropoulos N. Lack of symmetry in the major lower limb veins. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2017;5:346-352 pubmed publisher
..Asymmetry in the veins of the lower extremities appears to be the norm. This is true despite examination of only overt changes and exclusion of multiple veins from the comparison. ..
Garcia R, Gasparis A, Loh S, Labropoulos N. A rare case of idiopathic bilateral ovarian vein thrombosis. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2017;5:567-570 pubmed publisher
..Duplex ultrasound imaging and computed tomography confirmed the diagnosis. Oral anticoagulation achieved a favorable outcome. ..
Nanavati R, Jasinski P, Adrahtas D, Gasparis A, Labropoulos N. Correlation between pelvic congestion syndrome and body mass index. J Vasc Surg. 2018;67:536-541 pubmed publisher
..036). No differences were identified for pelvic varices or reflux. Women with PCS are more likely to have a normal BMI with ovarian vein dilation compared with obese women, who are more frequently affected by leg varicosities. ..
Monastiriotis S, Lau I, Loh S, Ferretti J, Tassiopoulos A, Labropoulos N. Evolution of type II endoleaks based on different ultrasound-identified patterns. J Vasc Surg. 2017;: pubmed publisher
..The objective of this study was to delineate the specific types of waveforms that exist in type II endoleaks (T2ELs) and their effect on aneurysm sac size...
Monastiriotis S, Loh S, Tassiopoulos A, Labropoulos N. Clinical characteristics and outcome of isolated infrarenal aortic stenosis in young patients. J Vasc Surg. 2017;: pubmed publisher
..The objective of this study was to identify young patients with isolated infrarenal aortic atherosclerotic stenosis and to determine the clinical characteristics and midterm results of angioplasty and stenting...
Garcia R, Probeck K, Elitharp D, Gasparis A, Labropoulos N. Diverse management of isolated calf deep venous thrombosis in a university hospital. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2018;6:139-145 pubmed publisher
..The type of treatment overall did not follow a plan based on the patient's risk. Such an approach may increase the cost in the management of these patients without ensuring benefit. ..