ATRESIC ILIAC VEIN AND KLIPPEL-TRENAUNAY SYNDROME
- Ulceration of the hand secondary to a radial arteriovenous fistula: a model for varicose ulceration. Wood, M.L.; Reilly, G.D.; Smith, G.T. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);10/22/1983, Vol. 287 Issue 6400, p1167
Examines a patient with ulceration of the hand as a complication of arteriovenous fistulas. Failure of the lesion to heal despite antibiotic treatment; Similarities between complication of arteriovenous fistulas and varicose ulceration of the leg; Effects of sustained venous hypertension on the...
- Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome. Jeng Wei; Fan-Yen Lee; Chung-Yi Chang; Yau-Chong Chang // Vascular Surgery;Jun1991, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p368
Examines and differentiates all cases of atypical varicose veins and suspected arteriovenous malformations from Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome. Materials and methods; Polyvalence of the vascular morphology; Misdiagnosis of the syndrome.
- Klippel-Trenaunay Sendromlu Hastada Anestezik YaklasIm. Yildiz, H�seyin; Dogan, Zafer; Senoglu, Nimet; �ks�z, Hafize; �zel, Murat; Kalender, Ali Murat; Demirkiran, Hilmi // Journal of the Turkish Anaesthesiology & Intensive Care Society ;Jan/Feb2011, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p38
Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome (KTS), a rare congenital disorder, is characterized by cutaneous vascular malformation, soft tissue-bony hypertrophy and varicose veins. The disease has been described in 1900 by Klippel and Trenaunay. KTS does not only show peripheral involvement, but also visceral...
- Varicose veins. J M, Nick; Nash, Roddy // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);05/20/2000, Vol. 320 Issue 7246, p1391
Offers a clinical review on the arterial and venous disease of varicose veins. Incidence and prevalence of varicose veins; Pathophysiology and risk factors; Clinical management of varicose veins.
- If your mama or daddy had varicose veins, then watch it. Stinson, Sonya // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);04/09/2001, Vol. 21 Issue 42, p36
Discusses varicose veins in the United States. Definition; Symptoms and manifestations; Preventive measures; Treatment; Distinction from spier veins; Degrees of severity; Need to include varicose veins in health insurance policies.
- Varicose veins: Not just a cosmetic problem. Olivencia, J.A.; Bell, Russell Terry // Patient Care;7/15/1996, Vol. 30 Issue 12, p140
Opinion. Presents conservative approaches to treating varicose veins before considering sclerotherapy or surgery. Description of symptoms; Causes of varicose veins; Exacerbating factors; Distinguishing between a vein that is dilated and one that is varicose; Use of compression stockings;...
- Caring for your varicose veins. // Patient Care;7/15/1996, Vol. 30 Issue 12, p157
Presents tips on caring for varicose veins in order to avoid surgery. Use of compression stockings; Elevation of legs; Importance of weight control and exercise; Avoidance of high heels; Damage to veins' elastic layer by the sun. INSET: Warning signs..
- Varicose veins. Campbell, W. Bruce // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/24/90, Vol. 300 Issue 6727, p763
Investigates the causes and treatment of varicose veins. Signs and symptoms of varicosities; Assessment of incompetent valves; Examination of the advantages and disadvantages treatment approach.
- Lights out for varicose veins. Long, Patricia; Mason, Michael // Health (Time Inc. Health);Mar/Apr94, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p10
Reports on the technological development in varicose veins treatment. Use of photoderm; Difference with sclerotherapy treatment; Advantages of the photoderm procedure.