MEANDERS OF THE GREAT SAPHENOUS VEIN
- THE MORPHOLOGY OF EARLY MEANDERS OF THE GREAT SAPHENOUS VEIN. Nylander, Göran // Angiology;Nov1969, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p601
Leg varices often show a peculiar and regular tortuosity, their course resembling the meander of river. The meanders of the great saphenous vein tend to start in certain regions, viz. at the levels of the union of a perforant with the superficial venous system. Knowledge of the underlying...
- LUMPY LEGS. Binns, Corey // Science World;2/13/2012, Vol. 68 Issue 9, p22
The article provides information on causes and treatment of varicose veins.
- Prevalence and Risk Factors of Varicose Veins in Japanese Women. Hirai, Masafumi; Naiki, Kenichi; Nakayama, Ryu // Angiology;Mar1990, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p228
The prevalence and risk factors of varicose veins in Japan were investigated in 541 Japanese women. Varicose veins were defined as any dilated, tortuous, and elongated veins of the lower extremity and classified into four types. The total prevalence rate was 45%. Saphenous type was observed in...
- Lovely, Likeable Legs. Coggiano, Lauren // Fort Wayne Living;Feb-May2011, p12
The article offers information on the various procedures to treat varicose veins. Sclerotherapy involves the injection of the chemical slcerosant into a varicose vein. In laser therapy, laser energy is used to scar and destroy varicose veins. Treatment of such medical condition can also include...
- Primary great saphenous vein leiomyosarcoma: Report of a case. Antonio Zanon; Gianfranco Picchi; Carlo Rossi; Gianmaria Rossi; Marco Cosci; Diego Miotto; Donato Nitti // Surgery Today;Feb2008, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p161
AbstractÂ Â Leiomyosarcomas rarely arise in primary veins, especially the great saphenous vein. We have found only 20 case reports of leiomyosarcoma arising in the great saphenous vein, most of which manifested as nonspecific symptoms of advanced disease, such as a palpable mass, swelling,...
- A CASE OF LEIOMYOSARCOMA OF THE LONG SAPHENOUS VEIN. Hughes, S. // Vascular Surgery;Mar/Apr1973, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p71
A case of leiomyosarcoma of the long saphenous vein is presented the seventh to be reported. The tumour was locality malignant, but following wide local excision there has not been any evidence of spread.
- Natural History of the Great Saphenous Vein Stump Following Endovenous Laser Therapy. Pleister, Irina; Evans, Julie; Vaccaro, Patrick S.; Satiani, Bhagwan // Vascular & Endovascular Surgery;Aug/Sep2008, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p348
Background: Little is known about the ideal residual length of the great saphenous vein (GSV) stump and its potential role in complications such as acute deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and recanalization. This study was designed to learn about the natural history of the residual GSV stump length...
- SEMNIFICAÅ¢IA PROFILULUI MORFOLOGIC AL VENELOR VARICOASE ÃŽN ETIOPATOGENIA BOLII VARICOASE. Comşa, F.; Ardelean, Carmen Maria; Amălinei, Cornelia; Giuşcă, Simona Eliza; Căruntu, Irina-Draga // Jurnalul de Chirurgie;2010, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p481
The main stream of publications focused on chronic venous disease research includes many studies on etiological factors, clinical manifestations and treatment of varicose veins, but reports on biological, tissue and molecular events that might lead to venous wall dilatation are limited. In this...
- Varicose Veins. // Diseases & Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual, 2nd edition;2002, p985
Presents an encyclopedia entry for varicose veins. Causes; Gender and life span considerations; Primary nursing diagnosis; Treatment modalities for varicose veins.