New non-surgical method to treat varicose veins

Ecoguiada scleropathy with foam, new non-surgical method to treat varicose veins

Written by: Dr. Aureli Muñoz Vicèn
Published: | Updated: 13/08/2018
Edited by: Top Doctors®

Scleropathy with ultrasound-guided foam, also known as flebloesclerosis, is a new method for non-surgical treatment of varicose veins. It is the latest technique in recent times as it has revolutionized the world Flebological.

scleropathy foam Varicose veins are diseased veins that swell and rise to the surface of the skin. There are a number of factors that favor, such as inheritance and female. This causes dilation and valvular failure, which hinders venous return to the heart.

Surgery was, until recently, the only treatment for varicose veins. However, with this new method of ultrasound-guided foam scleropathy specialists Angiology and Vascular Surgery state that can deal with any kind of pathological veins without going under the knife and with the same results.

This treatment involves applying the microfoam into the affected vein with a fine needle. This produces an inflammatory reaction that causes the disappearance of the varix without any pain.

To start treating vascular scanning is performed and varicose veins are located to a study Eco-Doppler Color. Through an ultrasound-guided puncture microfoam it applies only to the affected veins. They do not require any anesthesia. it has the advantage that it can be repeated as needed.

The results of this new treatment for varicose veins are seen within a few days and, after a few months, varicose veins harden and disappear without leaving a scar.

Foam sclerotherapy is a good alternative to surgery with the same results as achieved completely solve varicose dilations affected.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

By Dr. Aureli Muñoz Vicèn
Vascular Surgery

With more than 30 years of experience, Dr. Muñoz Vicèn is a leader in Angiology and Vascular Surgery. He is currently Medical Director of the Dr. Aureli Muñoz Vascular Clinic SL, in Terrassa which is formed by a large medical team, among which his daughter, Dr. Sílvia Muñoz Escudé, responsible for the vascular laboratory of the center. Previously, Dr. has worked in different hospitals such as the Hospital Universitari Mútua de Terrasa, Head of Service of the General Hospital of Catalonia, the Teknon Clinic and the Belodonte Clinic. He is a member of different medical societies and has conducted several courses and publications both nationally and internationally.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

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