sclerotherapy


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scle·ro·ther·a·py

 (sklîr′ō-thĕr′ə-pē)
n.
Treatment, as for varicose veins, involving the injection of a sclerosing solution into vessels or tissues.
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scle•ro•ther•a•py

(ˌsklɪər əˈθɛr ə pi, ˌsklɛr-)

n.
a treatment for varicose veins, hemorrhoids, and bleeding in which blood flow is diverted and the veins collapsed by injection of a hardening solution.
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Translations

scle·ro·ther·a·py

n. escleroterapia, tratamiento con una solución química que se inyecta en las várices para producir esclerosis.
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sclerotherapy

n escleroterapia
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Now, British researchers report that laser ablation and surgery appear to be better options than ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy. All three treatments essentially close off the swollen, twisted vein.
Varicose Vein Treatment Market by Procedure (Injection Sclerotherapy, Endovenous Ablation, Surgical Ligation and Stripping), Product (sclerotherapy injection, Ablation devices and others) and End User (Hospitals, Clinics, and Ambulatory centers): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2018 - 2025
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For the treatment of low-flow malformations, sclerotherapy has evolved as a primary treatment modality (4, 5).
Other options include sclerotherapy, in which a solution is injected around the blood vessel to shrink the hemorrhoid, and infrared coagulation, in which a device is used to burn the hemorrhoidal tissue.
It is used for tretaing acute variceal bleeding in patients with cirrhosis after sclerotherapy [1].
As expected, sclerotherapy with multiple injections of bleomycin to the swelling produced no response because of the lesion's size.
I had a third and final PVE with Dr David Beckett, a consultant interventional radiologist, in August 2017, along with foam sclerotherapy treatment on my varicose vein.
[ClickPress, Tue Sep 18 2018] Varicose Vein Treatment Market in North America and Europe by Treatment Mode (Endovenous Ablation, Sclerotherapy, Stripping), Products (Laser & RF Ablation, Venous Closure, Surgical) - Forecasts to 2021 The varicose vein treatment market in North America and Europe is expected to reach USD 289.7 Million by 2021 from USD 207.9 Million in 2016, at a CAGR of 6.9% between 2016 and 2021.
Garcia will be using the latest techniques including Endovenous Laser Ablation and Ultrasound Guided Foam Sclerotherapy.
They cover anatomy; the pathophysiology of varicose veins; the clinical exam; imaging; compression therapy; endovenous thermal ablation; sclerotherapy; ambulatory phlebectomy; safety, quality, and complications; and new endovascular techniques.