What Are the Positive and Negative Aspects of Having TriVex System Sclerotherapy?

How long do the effects last after TriVex sclerotherapy?

Doctor Answers 2

Trivfex

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I would not recommend trifvex.  Varicose veins are easily treated by a closure procedure followed by microphlebectomies or ultrasound directed sclerotherapy.  Trivex is a more involved procedure with many more possible side effects and complications.


Naples General Surgeon

TriVex - Not commonly Done

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This TriVex system has not gained much momentum in the phlebology community because it is associated with neovascularization in the area of treatment, requiring sclerotherapy and or topical lasers - which replace one problem (varicose veins) with a more annoying cosmetic problem (fine spider veins, telangiectasias, broken capillaries).

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