perforating vein

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Synonyms for perforating vein

veins that accompany the perforating arteries

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A careful search for significant incompetent perforating veins (IPVs) into the GSV should be made.
9] In Europe, sclerotherapy with polidocanol foam under duplex ultrasound guidance has become standard treatment for intracutaneous telangiectases, subcutaneous varicose veins, transfascial perforating veins, and venous malformations (Fig.
The doctor has joined the Department of Vascular and Transplant Surgery, offering a variety of treatments including Endovenous Laser and Radio Frequency treatment of varicose veins, conventional surgery for varicose veins, ultrasound guided foam and liquid sclerotherapy of varicose veins and perforating veins, treatment of venous leg ulcers, post phlebitic syndrome, leg swelling, cellulitis and lymphedema, deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
The ClosureRFS Stylet is the only endovascular ablation device specifically cleared by the FDA for the treatment of incompetent perforating veins or IPVs, which can produce calf and ankle swelling and skin ulcerations in about four million Americans.
Our patients are primarily those with advanced venous disease, and they almost always present with large, incompetent perforating veins that unquestionably must be addressed in the course of treatment.