Editor-in-Chief Ufuk Demirkılıç Frequency Quarterly Abbreviation Turk J Vasc Surg Publisher Turkish National Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society ISSN 2667-4947 E-ISSN 2667-5080



Turkish Journal of Vascular Surgery 2008 , Vol 17 , Issue 2
Klippel Trenaunay Sendromu"nda Venöz Cerrahi Tedavi
Ali RAHMAN1, Latif ÜSTÜNEL1, Abdulgani KILINÇ1, Ercan KARAKOÇ2
1Kalp ve Damar Cerrahisi AD, Fırat Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, ELAZIĞ
2Radyoloji AD, Fırat Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, ELAZIĞ
Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome (KTS) is a congenital syndrome, in which varicosities accompany skin pigmentations and extremity hypertrophy. Although the management of patients with KTS continues to be primarily nonoperative, those patients with patent deep veins can be treated successfully with surgery. However, it is essential to evaluate the venous system in detail prior to the op- eration. We discussed the surgical option in Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome based on a patient who had had a perforating vein insufficiency as well and had a good outcome after our surgical intervention. Keywords : Kippel-Trenaunay, venography, surgery
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