short saphenous vein


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a vein running from the foot up the back of the leg to the knee

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Blood from the tissues superficial to the deep fascia returns via the long and short saphenous veins.
To accomplish this goal surgery of the great saphenous vein, the short saphenous vein and/or surgery of the perforator veins was performed.
5] Recurrence has been attributed to neovascularization in the granulation tissue around stump of great or short saphenous veins.
All varicose veins cases involving large and short saphenous vein were included after excluding those varicose veins with deep vein thrombosis and recurrent varicose veins.