Varicose Veins

VARICOSE VEINS Varicose veins are tortuous, dilated veins often associated with incompetent valves. Symptoms of varicose veins are due to venous hypertension and may be relieved by elevation and graduated compression hosiery. Symptoms unrelieved by elevation and compression hosiery, especially

Venous Insufficiency

VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY Venous insufficiency occurs when incompetent valves allow blood leakage or reflux, leading to elevated ambulatory venous pressure and capillary damage with extravasation of red blood cells and serum. This may lead to signs and symptoms such as edema

Deep Vein Thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) Deep vein thrombosis occurs with the lack of movement of blood, resulting in a clot (thrombus) within a deep vein. Deep vein thrombosis may or may not have symptoms such as pain and swelling. Deep vein