great saphenous vein

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Related to Great saphenous: Saphenofemoral Junction, accessory saphenous vein, Vena saphena magna, large saphenous vein
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Synonyms for great saphenous vein

the longest vein in the body

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Varithena(TM) (polidocanol injectable foam) is a prescription medicine indicated for the treatment of incompetent great saphenous veins, accessory saphenous veins, and visible varicosities of the GSV system, above and below the knee.
Provision of surgical gloves, intervention Gloves, Fingertips, polyethylene, suprapubic catheters, hemodialysis machines in low permeability polysulfone pressure connection lines 2 and urethral bladder tract, urinal type devices, hypodermic needles, Probes for occlusion great saphenous vein radiofrequency transcutaneous intravenous, Covers radiology cassette covers and associated services for all establishments of the AP-HP.
Ligation plus stripping of the great saphenous vein results in significant improvement in venous haemodynamics, may eliminate concomitant deep venous reflux, provides symptomatic relief, and assists in ulcer healing.
Cabrera (19) has used foam sclerotherapy as a single therapy to ablate truncal veins such as the great saphenous vein.
Duplex ultrasound scan findings two years after great saphenous vein radiofrequency endovenous obliteration.
The Company informed that Sapheon is engaged in the manufacturing and development of the VenaSeal system, which uses a specially formulated medical adhesive to close the great saphenous vein in patients with varicose veins and chronic venous insufficiency (CVI).
ClariVein(R) is a non-thermal approach that uses a mechanical rotating dispersion wire to mix and disperse a sclerosant on the vessel wall to cause ablation of a vein - for example, the great saphenous vein.
The Vari-Lase product line consists of a laser console and a custom designed procedural kit used in endovenous laser therapy for reflux of the great saphenous vein, commonly referred to as varicose veins.
At the one year mark, 100% of the great saphenous vein segments treated with the company's novel proprietary vein sealant remained completely closed by ultrasound criteria.
polidocanol injectable foam), the only FDA-approved foam for the treatment of incompetent great saphenous veins (GSV), accessory saphenous veins and visible varicosities of the GSV system both above and below the knee.
The Sapheon Closure System addresses the estimated one million procedures performed each year to close the great saphenous vein.
About Varithena(TM) Varithena(TM) (polidocanol injectable foam) is the first and only FDA-approved foam for the treatment of incompetent veins and visible varicosities of the great saphenous vein (GSV) system.
Sapheon reports that complete closure of the great saphenous vein was accomplished with no adverse events in all patients.
BTG plc (LSE: BTG), the specialist healthcare company, today announces that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Varithena(TM) (polidocanol injectable foam) for the treatment of patients with incompetent veins and visible varicosities of the great saphenous vein (GSV) system.
Sapheno-femoral junction reflux was eliminated in 94% of patients at one month, and 88% had occlusion of the great saphenous vein.