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Limited Stripping and Phlebectomy in Varicose Vein of Lower Extremities in Day Surgery

  • Z. Fiutek
  • K. Twardowska-Saucha
  • J. Kuleszynski
  • M. Filipowski

Abstract

Surgery was one of the early treatments of varices. Hippocrates described puncturing of varices and pressing out the contents from below. Celsus coined the term cirsotomy, which is still in use today, and means incision of varix, and Galen described the extirpation of varices as well as their cauterisation. Ligation of vessels was first practised by Antillus and was then reintroduced by the Pare.

Keywords

Varicose Vein Doppler Examination Femoral Nerve Block Saphenous Nerve Compression Bandage 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Z. Fiutek
    • 1
  • K. Twardowska-Saucha
    • 1
  • J. Kuleszynski
    • 1
  • M. Filipowski
    • 1
  1. 1.Varicose Vein Clinic “Medservice”ZabrzePoland

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