Year 2020, Volume 6 , Issue 5, Pages 527 - 529 2020-09-04

Polidocanol is a sclerogenic agent commonly used for the treatment of varicose veins. Common complications such as hyperpigmentation, telangiectasia matting on skin may be observed in relation with foam sclerotherapy. Complications such as deep vein thrombosis, stroke and tissue necrosis are rarely seen. Fatal complications such as anaphylaxis are seen very uncommonly. A 50-year-old female patient underwent polidocanol foam sclerotherapy for left leg reticular varicosity (CEAP 2-3). Our patient has experienced biphasic anaphylaxis, which was observed as two attacks following the foam sclerotherapy. Biphasic anaphylaxis complication after the foam sclerotherapy is not known, this presentation may even be the first condition experienced ever.
Varicose vein, polidocanol, biphasic anaphylaxis
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Primary Language en
Subjects Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems
Journal Section Case Reports
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0003-2169-7647
Author: Deniz DEMİR (Primary Author)
Institution: Department of Cardiovascular Surgey, University of Health Sciences, Bursa Yüksek İhtisas Training and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-9343-0947
Author: Nail KAHRAMAN
Institution: Department of Cardiovascular Surgey, University of Health Sciences, Bursa Yüksek İhtisas Training and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-5145-4921
Author: İbrahim Burak ŞEKER
Institution: Department of Cardiovascular Surgey, University of Health Sciences, Bursa Yüksek İhtisas Training and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-7083-0814
Author: Arif GUCU
Institution: Department of Cardiovascular Surgey, University of Health Sciences, Bursa Yüksek İhtisas Training and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-5246-0808
Author: Senol YAVUZ
Institution: Department of Cardiovascular Surgey, University of Health Sciences, Bursa Yüksek İhtisas Training and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-3666-8673
Author: Mehmet Tuğrul GÖNCÜ
Institution: Department of Cardiovascular Surgey, University of Health Sciences, Bursa Yüksek İhtisas Training and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Dates

Application Date : March 27, 2020
Acceptance Date : July 21, 2020
Publication Date : September 4, 2020

EndNote %0 The European Research Journal Biphasic anaphylaxis after use of foam polidocanol sclerotherapy %A Deniz Demi̇r , Nail Kahraman , İbrahim Burak Şeker , Arif Gucu , Senol Yavuz , Mehmet Tuğrul Göncü %T Biphasic anaphylaxis after use of foam polidocanol sclerotherapy %D 2020 %J The European Research Journal %P -2149-3189 %V 6 %N 5 %R doi: 10.18621/eurj.701582 %U 10.18621/eurj.701582