What are Varicose veins?
Ans:- Varicose veins are dilated and tortuous veins of the leg. They are permanently enlarged veins.
What are the Stages of Varicose veins?
What happen if Varicose Veins are left Untreated?
Ans:- If left untreated the disease progresses and forms venous ulcer which is difficult to treat. Long standing ulcer have tendency to convert into cancer.
What is post Procedure Care?
Ans:- Stockings are applied immedietely after surgery. They are left undisturbed for 48 hours. Doctor will see the limb after 48 hours and advice regarding care and exercises.
What are other treatment options?
1. Elastic compressive Stockings
2. Medication to improve blood flow
Reserved for patients in whom laser surgery is not possile.