alexa Reconstructive surgery for deep venous reflux: a report on 144 cases.


Clinical Research on Foot & Ankle

Author(s): Perrin M, Perrin M

Abstract Share this page

Abstract This retrospective study was conducted on 144 lower extremities (133 patients) with deep venous reflux treated with surgery to restore venous valvular function. Clinically, 51\% of patients were in class C5-C6, and based on etiology, patients were equally divided into primary and secondary venous disease. Four surgical procedures were used: valvuloplasty (n=85), transposition (n=18), transplantation (n=32), or Psathakis' technique II (n=9). The procedure chosen was determined mainly by the feasibility of the technique in the above-mentioned preferred order. Thus, 76\% of valvuloplasties were performed for primary venous insufficiency. A postoperative venography routinely performed soon after surgery demonstrated a large number of segmental thromboses (20.3\%). Their number was statistically different in primary and secondary (PTS) venous disease, respectively 8.8 vs 32.3\%. Clinical and hemodynamic results were evaluated (duration of follow-up: 12-168 months) based on etiology and type of procedure. A correlation was established between clinical result (venous ulcer) and efficacy of valvular reconstruction. The latter was satisfactory in valvuloplasties (P=0.005) but not in venous transfer (P=0.35). Overall results were better for primary venous insufficiency than in postthrombotic syndromes (P=0.03).
This article was published in Cardiovasc Surg and referenced in Clinical Research on Foot & Ankle

Relevant Expert PPTs

Relevant Speaker PPTs

Recommended Conferences

Peer Reviewed Journals
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

Agri, Food, Aqua and Veterinary Science Journals

Dr. Krish

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9040

Clinical and Biochemistry Journals

Datta A

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9037

Business & Management Journals


1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Chemical Engineering and Chemistry Journals

Gabriel Shaw

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9040

Earth & Environmental Sciences

Katie Wilson

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Engineering Journals

James Franklin

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

General Science and Health care Journals

Andrea Jason

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9043

Genetics and Molecular Biology Journals

Anna Melissa

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9006

Immunology & Microbiology Journals

David Gorantl

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9014

Informatics Journals

Stephanie Skinner

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Material Sciences Journals

Rachle Green

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Mathematics and Physics Journals

Jim Willison

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9042

Medical Journals

Nimmi Anna

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9038

Neuroscience & Psychology Journals

Nathan T

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9041

Pharmaceutical Sciences Journals

John Behannon

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9007

Social & Political Science Journals

Steve Harry

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9042

© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version