Saphenous Vein

Known as: Veins, Saphenous, Saphenous Veins, VEIN, SAPHENA 
One of two (Greater, Small) superficial veins of the leg and thigh.

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1940-2017
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) and the American Venous Forum (AVF) have developed clinical practice guidelines for the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND We sought to compare saphenous vein and internal thoracic artery graft patency by coronary system. METHODS From 1972… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES This study defined long-term patency of saphenous vein grafts (SVG) and internal mammary artery (IMA) grafts… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To report long-term follow-up results of endovenous laser treatment for great saphenous vein (GSV) reflux caused by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Increased superoxide production contributes to reduced vascular nitric oxide (NO) bioactivity and endothelial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE To assess the safety and preliminary efficacy of endovenous laser treatment (EVLT), a novel percutaneous technique for… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Treatment of stenosis in saphenous-vein grafts after coronary-artery bypass surgery is a difficult challenge. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
A range of prostanoid agonists were tested for activity on isolated ring preparations of piglet saphenous vein. The selective… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
To determine whether specific antiplatelet therapies improved vein graft patency after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) we… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Serial arteriograms were obtained in 501 patients after coronary bypass grafting. Study I within 5 years of operation (mean… (More)
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