Varicose Veins-Topic Overview

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´╗┐Varicose Veins-Topic Overview

Varicose Veins Topics



Varicose Veins - Topic Overview


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Home treatment may be all you need to ease your symptoms and keep the varicose veins from getting worse. You can:
  • Wear compression stockings.
  • Prop up (elevate) your legs.
  • Avoidlong periods of sitting or standing.
  • Get plenty of exercise.

If you need treatment or you are concerned about how the veins look, your options may include:
  • Sclerotherapyto close off the vein.
  • Laser treatment to close off thevein.
  • Radiofrequency treatment to close off thevein.
  • Phlebectomy, or stab avulsion, to remove the vein.
  • Ligation and stripping to tie off and remove the vein.

Learning about varicose veins:

Being diagnosed:

Getting treatment:

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