Sclerotherapy

Known as: Sclerotherapies 
Treatment of varicose veins, hemorrhoids, gastric and esophageal varices, and peptic ulcer hemorrhage by injection or infusion of chemical agents… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND This randomized trial compared four treatments for varicose great saphenous veins (GSVs). METHODS Five hundred… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
This report describes an ischemic stroke after foam injection sclerotherapy of varicose veins in a patient with a patent foramen… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Growing interest in sclerotherapy has emphasized the need for complete knowledge of all aspects of this method… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Bleeding from gastric varices is often a serious medical emergency. The role of endoscopy in the management of gastric… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Active bleeding varices are a great challenge to endoscopists. In this study, we compared the short-term efficacy and safety of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND/AIMS Endoscopic variceal ligation and endoscopic sclerotherapy are both recommended for the prevention of variceal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Patients who have bleeding from esophageal varices are at high risk for rebleeding and death. We compared the efficacy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Bleeding esophageal varices account for up to 30% of patients with major upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage [1] and are associated… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND Endoscopic sclerotherapy is an accepted treatment for bleeding esophageal varices, but it is associated with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Long-term follow-up (median: 37 months; range: 19 to 68) of the 116 patients (56 sclerotherapy, 60 control group) entered into a… (More)
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