editorial

Growth expectations
Telmo P. Bonamigo

Hyperhomocysteinemia and vascular disease
Marília Duarte Brandão Panico

original articles

Evaluation of the accuracy of Doppler ultrasonography to rule out the need for aortoiliac arteriography before infrainguinal arterial reconstruction
Cláudio Jacobovicz, Jorge R. Ribas Timi, Luís Henrique Gil França, Henrique Jorge Stahlke Júnior, Judy Nakahara

Functional anatomic classification of saphenous vein insufficiency in the planning for varicose vein surgery based on color Doppler ultrasound
Carlos Alberto Engelhorn, Ana Luiza Engelhorn, Maria Fernanda Cassou, Cassiana Casagrande Zanoni, Carlos José Gosalan, Emerson Ribas

Hyperhomocysteinemia causing atherogenesis in rabbits’ aorta. An experimental model
Henrique Jorge Stahlke Júnior, Luís Henrique Gil França, Paulo Henrique Stahlke, Paulo Sérgio Stalhke

review article

Hyperhomocysteinemia in peripheral arterial disease
Luciene de Souza Venâncio, Roberto Carlos Burini, Winston Bonetti Yoshida

special article

Guidelines for the management of abdominal aortic aneurysm: comparing the 1992 and the 2003 recommendations
Américo Dinis da Gama

case reports

Atheromatous pseudo-occlusion of the right internal carotid artery
Silvio Romero Barros Marques, Maria Claudia S. de Albuquerque, Esdras Marques Lins, EmanuelleTenório

Reconstruction of the deep venous system associated with subfascial endoscopic perforator surgery (SEPS)
Eduardo Toledo de Aguiar, Alex Lederman, Patrícia Matsunaga

Warfarin-induced breast necrosis
Marcio Miyamotto, Ricardo César Rocha Moreira, Jeferson Freitas Toregeani, Fabiano Luiz Erzinger, Heitor Lagos

diagnosis challenge – part I

Trauma associated with the anatomical variation of thoracic great vessels Ricardo Costa-Val, João Batista de Rezende-Neto, Leonardo P. Q. Silva, Eduardo Vergara Miguel, Tatiana Karina De Puy e Souza

special symposium – lymphology

Brazil’s position in relation to the universal consensus on lymphology
Rubens Carlos Mayall

An ethiological study of lymphedema based upon the Kinmonth classification as modified by Cordeiro
Henrique Jorge Guedes Neto, Fernando Tavares Saliture Neto, Roberto Feres Júnior, Valter Castelli Júnior, Roberto Augusto Caffaro

Changes in clinical management and the evolution of an interdisciplinary therapeutic approach: 640 lymphedema patients over 20 years
José Luis Ciucci, Juan Carlos Krapp, Jorge E. Soraccco, Julio Ayguavella, Luis Daniel Marcovecchio, Carmen Salvia, Sandra Gerez, Cristina Felicia, Cleusa Ema Quilici Belczak, Mirta Critelli Isola, Inés Lamuedra, Silvina Rosales

Manual lymph drainage: a new concept
José Maria Pereira de Godoy, Maria de Fátima Guerreiro Godoy

diagnosis challenge – part II

Trauma associated with the anatomical variation of thoracic great vessels Ricardo Costa-Val, João Batista de Rezende-Neto, Leonardo P. Q. Silva, Eduardo Vergara Miguel, Tatiana Karina De Puy e Souza

new publications

Introduction to the world of endovascular surgery
Ricardo C. R. Moreira