Sclerotherapy under control of ultrasonographic investigation in treatment of venous malformations of the face


  • S. P. Galych Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology, Kyiv https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6179-5992
  • M. O. Artemenko Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology, Kyiv https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1856-0498
  • O. A. Hyndych Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology, Kyiv
Keywords: venous malformation of the face; transcutaneous sclerotherapy

Abstract

Objective. Investigation of modern possibilities of application of ultrasonographically guided transcutaneous sclerotherapy in treatment of venous malformations of the face.

Маterials and methods. Examination and treatment, using sclerotherapy method, was conducted in Department of Microvascular and Plastic Surgery through 2016 – 2017 yrs in 12 patients, suffering venous malformations. There were 7 women and 5 men. In 5 patients the malformations were localized on the face in the region of cheek (m.masseter), in 5 – in region of upper or lower lip, and in 2 – in the region of lower third of the face and the neck.

Results. In 4 patients complete sclerosing of the malformation was observed, in 3 – sclerosing of more than a half of the malformation diameter through 3 – 6 weeks of follow–up, and in 5 – sclerosing lesser than half of the malformation diameter through 3 – 12 weeks.

Conclusion. Sclerotherapy under control of ultrasonographic investigation constitutes effective and secure method of treatment of venous malformation of the face.  

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Author Biographies


S. P. Galych, Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology, Kyiv

Galych S. P. – MD, DSci (Med), Professor,
Head of department of microvascular, plastic and reconstructive surgery
A. A. Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology,
30 Heroyv Sevastopolya Str., Kyiv, 03680, Ukraine
(044) 408-18-00
galych.sergey@gmail.com
https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6179-5992


M. O. Artemenko, Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology, Kyiv

Artemenko M.O. - MD, PhD ,research fellow,
vascular surgery department
A. A. Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology,
30 Heroyv Sevastopolya Str., Kyiv, 03680, Ukraine
(044) 408-18-00
ukr.phlebolog@gmail.com
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1856-0498


O. A. Hyndych, Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology, Kyiv

Hyndych O. A. - MD, PhD, research fellow
department of microvascular, plastic and reconstructive surgery
A. A. Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology,
30 Heroyv Sevastopolya Str., Kyiv, 03680, Ukraine,
(044) 454-20-64
olgagyndych@gmail.com

Published
2019-02-28
How to Cite
Galych, S. P., Artemenko, M. O., & Hyndych, O. A. (2019). Sclerotherapy under control of ultrasonographic investigation in treatment of venous malformations of the face. Klinicheskaia Khirurgiia, 86(3), 24-26. https://doi.org/10.26779/2522-1396.2019.03.24
Section
General Problems of Surgery