Varicose Ulcer

Known as: Hypertension Ulcer, Venous, Ulcers, Venous Stasis, leg ulcers venous 
Skin breakdown or ulceration in the drainage area of a VARICOSE VEIN, usually in the leg.

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1936-2017
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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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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Chronic wounds, such as venous ulcers, are characterized by physiological impairments manifested by delays in healing, resulting… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Chronic venous leg ulceration can be managed by compression treatment, elevation of the leg, and exercise. The… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Hyperglycemia and hypoxia are suggested to play essential pathophysiological roles in the complications of diabetes, which may… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Venous leg ulcer is a disease most common in those aged 65 years and older. However, the incidence and prevalence have… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE We assessed in a randomized prospective trial the effectiveness of Graftskin, a living skin equivalent, in treating… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The efficacy of a bilayered, living skin construct (APLIGRAF(R) [Graftskin]) was evaluated in patients (n = 120) with hard- to… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To test the safety, efficacy, and immunological impact of a cultured allogeneic human skin equivalent (HSE) in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
In diabetic patients, wound healing is impaired. We studied the pathogenesis behind this clinical observation by characterizing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Proteolysis is an intrinsic component of cutaneous wound repair and several matrix metalloproteinases have been shown to… (More)
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