Intramuscular Venous Malformations of the Upper and Lower Limbs: Indications and Outcomes of Sclerotherapy

Intramuscular Venous Malformations of the Upper and Lower Limbs: Indications and Outcomes of... Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2018) 41:1505–1512 https://doi.org/10.1007/s00270-018-1997-x CLINICAL INVESTIGATION VENOUS INTERVENTIONS Intramuscular Venous Malformations of the Upper and Lower Limbs: Indications and Outcomes of Sclerotherapy 1 1 1 • • Giuseppe Bianchini Daniele Camilli Sergio Furgiuele Received: 19 October 2017 / Accepted: 21 May 2018 / Published online: 30 May 2018 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature and the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) 2018 Abstract Level of Evidence Level 4, Case Series. Purpose Multiple treatment options have been described for intramuscular venous malformations (VMs) of the Keywords Venous malformations  Intramuscular limbs. At the current time, there are no clear management Sclerotherapy guidelines. The aim was to evaluate efficacy and safety of sclerotherapy in this type of VMs. Materials and Methods This is a single-center, retrospec- tive review of patients treated for extremity intramuscular VMs between January 2013 and June 2017. The primary Introduction outcomes were the improvement of symptoms self-asses- sed by questionnaires, and the reduction in VM size mea- Venous malformations (VMs) are the most common con- sured by magnetic resonance (MRI). genital vascular anomalies [1]. They are located in skeletal Results Sclerotherapy was performed in 81 patients with muscles in up http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology Springer Journals

Intramuscular Venous Malformations of the Upper and Lower Limbs: Indications and Outcomes of Sclerotherapy

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/intramuscular-venous-malformations-of-the-upper-and-lower-limbs-0MolGRnGAW
Publisher
Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 2018 by Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature and the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE)
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Imaging / Radiology; Cardiology; Nuclear Medicine; Ultrasound
ISSN
0174-1551
eISSN
1432-086X
D.O.I.
10.1007/s00270-018-1997-x
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2018) 41:1505–1512 https://doi.org/10.1007/s00270-018-1997-x CLINICAL INVESTIGATION VENOUS INTERVENTIONS Intramuscular Venous Malformations of the Upper and Lower Limbs: Indications and Outcomes of Sclerotherapy 1 1 1 • • Giuseppe Bianchini Daniele Camilli Sergio Furgiuele Received: 19 October 2017 / Accepted: 21 May 2018 / Published online: 30 May 2018 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature and the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) 2018 Abstract Level of Evidence Level 4, Case Series. Purpose Multiple treatment options have been described for intramuscular venous malformations (VMs) of the Keywords Venous malformations  Intramuscular limbs. At the current time, there are no clear management Sclerotherapy guidelines. The aim was to evaluate efficacy and safety of sclerotherapy in this type of VMs. Materials and Methods This is a single-center, retrospec- tive review of patients treated for extremity intramuscular VMs between January 2013 and June 2017. The primary Introduction outcomes were the improvement of symptoms self-asses- sed by questionnaires, and the reduction in VM size mea- Venous malformations (VMs) are the most common con- sured by magnetic resonance (MRI). genital vascular anomalies [1]. They are located in skeletal Results Sclerotherapy was performed in 81 patients with muscles in up

Journal

CardioVascular and Interventional RadiologySpringer Journals

Published: May 30, 2018

References

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$360/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create lists to
organize your research

Export lists, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month

PDF Discount

20% off