Published in Medical Devices and Surgical Technology Week, March 20th, 2005
"The Raynaud phenomenon (RP) is the most common and significant clinical condition supporting microvascular analysis as soon as possible," scientists in Italy explained. "Microvascular involvement is a key feature of RP, and several rheumatic diseases are characterized by the presence of the RP."
"Nailfold capillary microscopy shows an impressive cost/effectiveness ratio: it is simple, noninvasive and inexpensive," noted A. Cutolo and colleagues at the University of Genoa. "Well-recognized videocapillaro-scopic patterns (NVC) have been described...
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