Endovenous laser ablation and foam sclerotherapy for varicose veins: does the presence of perforating vein insufficiency affect the treatment outcome?

Koroglu M., Eris H. N. , Aktas A. R. , KAYAN M. , Yesildag A., ÇETİN M. , ...Daha Fazla

ACTA RADIOLOGICA, cilt.52, sa.3, ss.278-284, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 52 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1258/ar.2010.100356
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.278-284


Background: Superficial venous insufficiency is a common problem associated with varicose veins. Endovenous laser ablation (EVLA) and concomitant ultrasound (US)-guided foam sclerotherapy are recent treatment methods alternative to surgery in the treatment of superficial venous insufficiency.