[Doppler sonography in venous diseases of the legs].Fortschr Med. 1978 Jun 15; 96(23):1212-4.FM
The Doppler ultrasound is a proper method to diagnose pathologic venous flow in the pelvic and and femoral regions. It is possible to differentiate deep vein thrombosis and chronic venous insufficiency of the typical kind of disturbance. This method permits only functional but not morphological findings; it offers the chance of preselection to other invasive methods.