Venous ulcers are wounds that usually occur in a gaiter distribution of the lower leg (Figure 44.1). They are associated with increased pressure in the superficial venous system of the lower legs during ambulation, and are possibly related to failure of the calf muscle pump to return venous flow effectively.1
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