- ALLERGIC AND CHEMICAL TISSUE REACTION OF CATGUT, AN AID FOR THE OBLITERATION OF VARICOSE VEINS. Orbach, Egmont J. // Angiology;Jun1955, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p212
The property of catgut to produce an allergic-chemical phlebitis is utilized for the obliteration of superficial varices. A ligation needle and technique to facilitate percutaneous subdermal catgut ligation are described. The procedure has to be considered as a subordinate and auxiliary measure...
- PATHOGENIC STUDY OF VARICOSE VEINS. Piulachs, P.; Vidal-Barraquer, F. // Angiology;Feb1953, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p59
The authors have made a systematic study on 92 patients of idiopathic varicosities and 21 post-phlebitic varices by means of serial arteriograms, retrograde phlebography, investigation of the percentage of oxygen in the blood of varicose veins as compared with that of normal veins, study of the...
- Two Different Techniques for Sclerosing the Incompetent Saphenofemoral Junction: A Comparative Study. Raymond-Martimbeau, Pauline // Journal of Dermatologic Surgery & Oncology;Jul90, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p626
A study comparing two methods of sclerosing the saphenofemoral junction (SFJ) that included 2186 patients was conducted. In the first method, injections were made below the junction with digital pressure applied at the SFJ, with the patient in a sitting position. In the second, injections were...
- 9TH SPECIAL REGIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON THE MODERN TREATMENT OF TELANGIECTATIC AND VARICOSE VEINS. // Journal of Dermatologic Surgery & Oncology;Aug93, Vol. 19 Issue 8, following p805
The article presents announcement regarding the 9th special regional symposium a on the modern treatment of telangiectactic and varicose veins to be held in Chicago, Illinois. The announcements were made by the North American Society of Phlebology.
- Mondor meets Trendelenburg: penile vein thrombosis after varicose vein surgery. McLaren, A. J.; Riazuddin, N.; Northeast, A. D. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jun2001, Vol. 94 Issue 6, p292
The article presents a case report involving individuals with superficial penile vein thrombosis after long saphenous vein surgery. A standard surgical procedure was used including flush ligation of the saphenofemoral junction with braided polyester and exposure of femoral vein to identify all...
- BOX 13-2 DISORDERS OF VEINS. Scanlon, Valerie C.; Sanders, Tina // Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology;Jan2007, p294
Information on disorders of veins from Chapter 13 of the book "Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology," is presented. Varicose veins are swollen and distended veins that occur most often in the superficial veins of legs of people who sit and stand in one place for long periods of time. Phlebitis is...
- Case #5: Recurrent Varicose Veins. // Vascular Surgery;May/Jun1997, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p347
Discusses a case study on recurrent varicose veins. Subject of the study; Result of the duplex scan; Problem of the patient with his lower thigh perforator.
- Clinical: Treatment of varicose veins. Galland, Robert // GP: General Practitioner;5/13/2011, p40
The article presents information related to the treatment of varicose veins. It has been stated that symptoms of varicose veins are often non-specific, but common symptoms of the disease include aching, heaviness, ankle swelling, phlebitis, pruritus and muscle cramps. It has been stated that the...
- DEEP THROMBOPHLEBITIS: CLINICAL CONSIDERATIONS. Seligman, Bert; Shaftel, Herbert E.; Halpern, Alfred // Angiology;Jan1961, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p17
Discusses the clinical considerations for venous thrombosis. Characteristics of the disease; Etiology; Citation of possible therapies for the disease.