Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD) is a diminished blood supply to or from the lower extremities. PVD can involve the arteries and veins.
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This article covers the diagnosis and management of chronic lower limb peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in the community. Intermittent claudication and critical limb ischaemia will be covered, with emphasis on its differential diagnosis and the importance of a thorough history and examination that includes checking the ankle brachial pressure index. 114 more words