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The branch of medicine that deals with veins and their diseases.

phle·bol′o·gist n.
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(Medicine) med the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the veins
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(fləˈbɒl ə dʒi)

the study of the anatomy, physiology, and diseases of veins.
phle•bol′o•gist, n.
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the study of the veins. — phlebological, adj.
See also: Blood and Blood Vessels
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Upon request, a phlebologist will visit the patient's home, collect a blood sample, and provide the patient with a lab report via the app which a doctor can also easily view online.
The classification and embolisation treatment of paediatric arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) was presented by Associate Professor Kurosh Parsi, a dermatologist, phlebologist and vascular anomalies specialist.
(1,2) I would recommend that such patients be referred to a phlebologist for evaluation.
A: Clinical photography is one of the most important tools a phlebologist may use to easily illustrate the progress of treatment to the patient.
Jamil Fanous, a leading French esthetic phlebologist.
You give him a prescription for graduated compression stockings for immediate use and a referral to a phlebologist. Soon after, you receive a report from the specialist, indicating that your patient had a combination of ELT of the refluxing left great saphenous vein and subsequent ultrasound-guided ECA of the saphenous tributaries.
Morrison is internationally recognized by his peers as one of the leading phlebologists in the world.
* phlebologists, who specialize in the field of medicine that deals with vein diseases.