phlebectomy


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phlebectomy

 [flĕ-bek´to-me]
excision of a vein, or a segment of a vein.

phle·bec·to·my

(fle-bek'tō-mē),
Excision of a segment of a vein, performed sometimes for the cure of varicose veins.
See also: strip (2).
Synonym(s): venectomy
[phlebo- + G. ektomē, excision]

phlebectomy

/phle·bec·to·my/ (flĕ-bek´tah-me) excision of a vein, or a segment of a vein.

phlebectomy

(flĭ-bĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical excision of a segment of a vein.

phlebectomy

[fləbek′təmē]
Etymology: Gk, phleps, vein, ektomē, excision
the surgical removal of a vein or part of a vein.

phle·bec·to·my

(flĕ-bek'tō-mē)
Excision of a segment of a vein, sometimes performed to cure varicose veins.
See also: strip (2)
Synonym(s): venectomy.
[phlebo- + G. ektomē, excision]

phlebectomy

leg vein harvest, providing arterial prosthesis, e.g. coronary artery surgery

phlebectomy

excision of a vein, or a segment of a vein.
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With the VenX Reach, vein specialists are able to perform Horizontal Phlebectomy, which treats a broader area of abnormal veins in a minimally invasive fashion.
Although sclerotherapy will cannibalize sales in the phlebectomy segment, high sclerosant selling prices and strong procedure volume growth will support the steady expansion of the United States market for varicose vein treatment devices through 2021.
Determine how to capitalize effectively on market opportunities in the sclerotherapy and phlebectomy device segments.
This market consists of greater saphenous vein (GSV) treatments, endovenous laser ablation (ELA), endovenous radio frequency ablation (ERFA), and surgical stripping, as well as non- GSV treatments phlebectomy and sclerotherapy.
The only solutions available were risky vein removal surgeries such as vein stripping and ambulatory phlebectomy.
AMEX: DIO), a leading developer and marketer of minimally invasive medical technologies, including its patented EndoVenous Laser Treatment(R) (EVLT) for varicose veins, today announced the market introduction of the VeinViewer(TM) Imaging System for use in sclerotherapy, phlebectomy and varicose vein treatment.
Margolis was first in New England to pioneer non-invasive treatment for varicose and spider veins using only pure local anesthesia using a similar approach to tumescent surgery, called Micro Incision Phlebectomy.
AMEX: DIO), a leading developer and marketer of minimally invasive medical technologies, including its patented EVLT(R) laser treatment for varicose veins, today announced that it has acquired exclusive distribution rights to the VeinViewer(TM) Imaging System for the sclerotherapy, phlebectomy and varicose vein treatment markets in the United States and United Kingdom.
Using a technique called transilluminated powered phlebectomy, to bring visualization to varicose vein removal.
Once they find a vein that's a problem, the idea is to close them either through lasers, injections and in some cases phlebectomy.
VNUS also provides the Closure PLUS RF delivery device, Closure procedure packs and accessories, VarEx, a line of instruments used to perform ambulatory phlebectomy, and compression stockings through a partnership with Venosan North America.
The minimally invasive TRIVEX procedure uses a technique called transilluminated powered phlebectomy.