[How to prevent saphenous nerve injury. A personal modified technique for the stripping of the long saphenous vein].

@article{Sorrentino2003HowTP,
  title={[How to prevent saphenous nerve injury. A personal modified technique for the stripping of the long saphenous vein].},
  author={Paolo Sorrentino and Marco Renier and Federica Coppa and Giacomo Sarzo and Tiziana Morbin and Sabrina Scappin and Ugo Baccaglini and Ermanno Ancona},
  journal={Minerva chirurgica},
  year={2003},
  volume={58 1},
  pages={123-8}
}
BACKGROUND In literature the incidence of paresthesia caused by long stripping (LS) of the saphenous vein (SV) varies widely. Best results have been reported with the invagination technique by Van Der Stricht. However, this technique is associated with a high incidence of vein rupture and incomplete stripping. The aim of this study is to test a personal… CONTINUE READING