Ask the Doctor: Ablation for Varicose Veins

A reader asks about the surgery used to treat varicose veins: ablation.

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Q. Can you explain a procedure called ablation that is used to remove a varicose vein?

A. Ablation is minimally invasive surgery carried out using a catheter inserted into the affected

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