A UNIFIED APPROACH TO THE THERAPY OF VARICOSITIES
- EVALUATION OF SOTRADECOL IN SCLEROTHERAPY OF VARICOSE VEINS. Steinberg, Myron H. // Angiology;Dec1955, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p519
1. One-hundred-eighty-seven patients received 2249 injections totaling 1317.5 cc of 1 per cent and 443.5 cc of 3 per cent sodium Sotradecol. 2. There was not a single instance of any allergic or systemic reaction. 3. Sloughs were rare and occurred only in group 1, which consisted of...
- THE PLACE OF INJECTION THERAPY IN THE TREATMENT OF VENOUS DISORDERS OF THE LOWER EXTREMITY-- WITH COMMENTS ON ITS TECHNIQUE. Orbach, Egmont J. // Angiology;Jan1966, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p18
1. The injection therapy of varicose veins is not dead. The place of sclerotherapy is considered to be limited by many physicians and unlimited by others. In my opinion, it is an adjunct method for the control of varicose veins. 3. Both the full and empty vein technics are adaptable to...
- Ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy for the treatment of primary varicose veins. Bountouroglou, D.; Geroulakos, G. // Phlebology;2004, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p107
The article discusses how chronic varicose veins can be treated with the help of ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy. Sclerosing foam is known as a mixture of gas and liquid sclerosing solution. The solution has tension-active properties. This treatment is inferior to surgery on the long-term...
- TREATMENT OF VARICOSE VEINS: SCLEROTHERAPY WITH COMPRESSION OR STRIPPING WITH MULTIPLE LIGATIONS? Dee, Ronald; Finkelstein, Jacob E. // Angiology;Apr1977, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p223
Compares the effectiveness of the use of sclerotherapy with compression or stripping with multiple ligations in the treatment of varicose veins. Background information on sclerotherapy; Injection therapy; Increasing the chances of fibrosis; Side effects.
- Therapy for Superficial Telangiectasias of the Lower Extremities. Shields, Justin L.; Jansen, G. Thomas // Journal of Dermatologic Surgery & Oncology;Oct82, Vol. 8 Issue 10, p857
A practical treatment for superficial telangiectasias of the lower extremities is described that is a modification of sclerotherapy commonly used for the treatment of varicose veins. The key to our technique lies in the use of 32-gauge needles and precise injection of small amounts of sodium...
- THE THROMBOGENIC PROPERTY OF FOAM OF A SYNTHETIC ANIONIC DETERGENT (SODIUM TETRADECYL SULFATE N.N.R.). Orbach, Egmont J.; Petretti, A. Kenneth // Angiology;Jun1950, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p237
A new technic for the sclerotherapy of varicose veins using foam produced by a solution of Sodium Tetradecyl Sulfate N.N.R. is described. It consists of injecting with one motion of the plunger-in the reverse order-a small quantity of solution, foam prepared from the solution, and some air...
- REAPPRAISAL OF THE SCLEROTHERAPY OF VARICOSE VEINS. Orbach, Egmont J. // Angiology;Dec1957, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p520
Discusses the reappraisal of the sclerotherapy of varicose veins. Techniques to prevent the filling of subcutaneous venous system from the blood arsenal of the deep veins; Indications for sclerotherapy of varicose veins; Contradictions to sclerotherapy.
- Stripping Operation with Sclerotherapy for Primary Varicose Veins Due to Greater Saphenous Vein Reflux: Three-year Results World J. Surg. Vol. 27, No. 5, May 2003. Miyazaki, Keiko; Nishibe, Toshiya; Sata, Fumihiro; Imai, Takahiro; Kudo, Fabio A.; Flores, Jorge; Miyazaki, Yasumasa J.; Yasuda, Keishu // World Journal of Surgery;May2003, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p551
The purpose of this study was to compare the recurrence-free rates of stripping with varicectomy and stripping with sclerotherapy for the treatment of primary varicose veins due to greater saphenous vein insufficiency. This is a multicenter retrospective analysis of 186 patients and 220 limbs...
- How to Treat Ugly Leg Woes. // USA Today Magazine;Oct90, Vol. 119 Issue 2545, p15
Reports on the development of injection sclerotherapy to deal with varicose veins. Injection with a hypertonic saline solution that irritates their lining and "collapses" them; Prerequisite for operating on varicose veins; Use of support stockings.