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by pelopidas
Wed Mar 08, 2017 11:31 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
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Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

http://video.theloop.ca/news/top-storie ... MEDvhh7H66

I am so glad that i didn't wait for the papers all those past 6 years
by pelopidas
Sat May 28, 2016 6:11 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

https://youtu.be/juj9MR3AkOc Here's the new video of a patient treated for CCSVI two and a half years ago He was never diagnosed with MS His symptoms were pure CCSVI symptoms, although neuros had no definite diagnosis for him There weren't any lesions in his MRI scan. In my opinion, a case like this...
by pelopidas
Fri Sep 11, 2015 7:36 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

daniel wrote:is DrSclafani still seeing new patients?
yes, he does!
by pelopidas
Thu Jan 22, 2015 10:56 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

ok, i have a question what are the conditions that you think it's possible to provoke a relapse? could be some kind of threshold, some flow change in time? Pelopidas, that is way over my head. I have no idea about that. hi Mr President i have some idea now after all these years i think that a relap...
by pelopidas
Wed Jul 09, 2014 8:56 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

dlynn wrote:Dr. Sclafani,

Thank you
p.s. here you are at 46-47 minute mark http://video.pbs.org/video/2365271212/
this link is not available due to "right restrictions"
is there any other link available?
by pelopidas
Sun Jun 22, 2014 6:13 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

I've had stents over 3 years and sometimes when I yawn or move my head I get a sharp pain on the left side of my neck . not always though . is this normal ? eric, what is normal? certainly not a stent. it would guess that you have a stent up high in the neck, possibly due to a compression stenosis ...
by pelopidas
Wed Mar 05, 2014 3:02 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

Happy birthday, Dr Sclafani!
we wish you many years of successful ccsvi procedures and great results! :-D
by pelopidas
Fri Jan 17, 2014 6:41 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

There are things that i just do not attempt to treat as the outcomes often end up worse than the beginning Well I hope I am still treatable, but I am quite accepting if I am not. There has been great progress, and I think the story will be told for a long time of what you and your fellow doctors ha...
by pelopidas
Fri Dec 27, 2013 6:06 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

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you're right, Cece
here's a friend of mine, trying to explain the ccsvi in a simple way
i've started to follow these private lessons and i got better in this field!

Happy New Year everybody!
by pelopidas
Wed Nov 06, 2013 11:06 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

There are several profiles of patients with renal compression (nutcracker) 1. no symptoms. 10-20% of humans have some degree of renal vein compression. The majority of them have no symptoms and renal vein compression is then called Nutcracker phenomenon. 2. symptoms related to renal vein compressio...
by pelopidas
Tue Nov 05, 2013 11:30 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

There are several profiles of patients with renal compression (nutcracker) 1. no symptoms. 10-20% of humans have some degree of renal vein compression. The majority of them have no symptoms and renal vein compression is then called Nutcracker phenomenon. 2. symptoms related to renal vein compressio...
by pelopidas
Sat Oct 26, 2013 9:35 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

1. i frequently find unrecognized problems in patients who have undergone treatment in the past by others. 2. missed valvular stenoses are the most common, nutcracker syndrome is another, high jugular stenoses that were not part of the prior venography, 3. i try to see the images from prior procedu...
by pelopidas
Mon Sep 16, 2013 9:46 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

The issue here is not about MS, it is about whether venous outflow obstructions can result in neurological symptoms. It is about whether opening venous outflow improves some clinical manifestations often seen in MS. We need to put MS on the back burner and focus on the symptoms. s I think that this...
by pelopidas
Tue Jul 30, 2013 1:06 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: DrSclafani answers some questions
Replies: 8342
Views: 1615920

Re: DrSclafani answers some questions

A really rare case report, worth publishing!