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SV

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for EL SALVADOR.

SV

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of El Salvador. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Salvadoran bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for El Salvador. This is used as an international standard for shipping to El Salvador. Each Salvadoran department has its own code with the prefix "SV." For example, the code for the Department of La Paz is ISO 3166-2:SV-PA.
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Varithena(TM) (polidocanol injectable foam) is a prescription medicine indicated for the treatment of incompetent great saphenous veins, accessory saphenous veins, and visible varicosities of the GSV system, above and below the knee.
polidocanol injectable foam) 1% is a prescription medicine used to treat varicose veins caused by problems with the great saphenous vein (GSV) and other related veins in the leg's GSV system.
14-Week Results of Hybrid Technique for Varicose Veins Patients' symptoms resolved or markedly improved 94% Partial improvement 4% No change 2% Note: Based on a retrospective study of 96 patients with incompetent saphenous veins at a mean age of 53 years.
The authors presented their experience with ITA and saphenous vein composite grafts used in 8 patients because of insufficient length, inadequate flow and inadequate diameter of the distal third of ITA.
Morrison (20) reported 1445 great saphenous veins treated with radiofrequency.
Laser and radiofrequency EVTA of the saphenous veins and their primary tributaries utilizes catheters inserted into the abnormal vein peripherally and advanced to the most central level of reflux.
announced successful enrollment in a 30-patient, prospective, single-arm clinical study of the Sapheon Closure System -- a single-use, minimally invasive approach to the treatment of saphenous vein reflux disease.
Varithena(TM) (polidocanol injectable foam) is a sclerosing agent indicated for the treatment of incompetent great saphenous veins, accessory saphenous veins and visible varicosities of the great saphenous vein system above and below the knee.
A molecule that blocks a key transcription factor in smooth muscle cells can greatly reduce neointimal hyperplasia, thus averting vessel narrowing and atheroma formation in saphenous vein grafts.
Since initial FDA clearance in January of 2002, the Company has been marketing EVLT(R) for the treatment of venous reflux in the Great Saphenous Vein (GSV) associated with varicose veins.
19 /PRNewswire/ -- Starion Instruments, a leading surgical device company, today announced that a study presented at the 2008 Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery (ISMICS) found Starion's Tissue Ligating Shears provides a safe and effective solution for endoscopic harvesting of the radial artery and saphenous vein.
May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeNet, a leading biomedical and allograft agency, announces partnerships with four independent distributors to increase the availability of saphenous veins for surgeries.