varicosis


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pathological condition of being varicose or having varicose veins

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* EVLA provides an excellent alternative to conventional surgery in the treatment of symptomatic varicosis due to an incompetent GSV with SFJ.
Pathological examination revealed enlarged and distended veins corresponding with varicosis. In postoperative study, we carried out an outpatient complete clinical and paraclinical examination accompanying with appropriate consultations to rule out any underlying disease (like hepatobiliary diseases or alike) but nothing could be found.
APC resistance was detected in 36% of patients with postthrombotic leg ulcers and 6% of patients with ulcers caused by primary varicosis.
Hepatitis B virus-related decompensated cirrhosis is always associated with many complication, such ascites, jaundice, hepatic encephalopathy, esophagus varicosis rupture haemorrhage, even primary carcinoma of liver.4,5
No evidence supports the use of progestagens to enhance the feminization process, and they have been found to cause venous varicosis and increase salt/water retention, thus raising blood pressure.
His main device, REMATER, has been successfully applied in the therapy of varicosis, thromboflebites, edema, hepatitis, cirrhosis, and other diseases.
(2.) Lindemayr W, Lofferer O, Mostbeck A, et al: Arteriovenous shunts in primary varicosis? A critical essay.
According to Leon Schurgers, PhD, one of the authors of the paper: "Defects in the vein wall are indicated in varicosis, with a central role for the vitamin-K dependent protein MGP.MGP is important in relation to the health of the entire cardiovascular system.