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could laser surgery on varicose veins cause numbness in the feet

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Dr. Michael Mirochna
12 years experience in Family Medicine
Ask your surgeon: Surgeons are the best people to ask about post surgery complications. I have not heard of this happening. The most common cause of feet numbness is li ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Norman Chideckel
41 years experience in Vascular Surgery
No pain: Usually pain free.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
Ask your MD: If you need any procedure best way to choose is ref by your family physician , by you family member or fried who had it done before, not by looking at ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ted King
Dr. Ted King answered
39 years experience in Phlebology
Surprisingly little: Laser surgery for varicose veins causes surprsingly little pain afterwards. You will have some bruising that might be a little tender. You might fee ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ted King
Dr. Ted King answered
39 years experience in Phlebology
Certainly possible,: But very unlikely. The things that do happen after evlt is that you will have minor discomfort that Ibuprofen or tylenol (acetaminophen) takes care o ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ginsburg
11 years experience in Interventional Radiology
Thrombophlebitis: Superficial thrombophlebitis often occurs in varicose veins. It may extend up & down the saphenous vein or may stay confined to a cluster of tribu ... Read More
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience in General Surgery
Venous pressure: Venous pressure is supposed to be negative, which helps the thin walled veins return dirty blood, (often against gravity) back to the heart and lungs. ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience in General Surgery
Its possible: If the foot injury is on the same side as the phlebitis, it is possible. In the area of treatment, you still need an anticoagulant (aspirin, Heparin s ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
39 years experience in Geriatrics
Spider veins: Spider veins most of the time are only a esthetic problem. They don't need to be treated. They are not a sign of "poor circulation".
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience in Internal Medicine
IT is: called venous insufficiency, too much pressure in your veins blood is going back down your legs instead of returning to your heart. Wear compression s ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shyam Kishan
29 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
? Blood Clot: You need a detailed examination from a hand and upper extremity specialist. Bulging veins may signify poor venous drainage from your hand, and this co ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rony Gorges
11 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes. : If it is a venogram of the feet...Venogram just means mapping of the veins it depends on what part of the body is being studied.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not likely.: Vascular problems in the arms are pretty uncommon. Vascular problems in the arms/and legs together would be even more unlikely. Tingling ( paresthesi ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ali Saberi
19 years experience in Internal Medicine
See vascular special: Vascular specialist, be it a surgeon or a Cardiology specialist who has also had training in vascular disease. They can give u the best answers for u ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Kibrick
45 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Possible, see doctor: Episodes of anxiety can cause hyperventilation, which can produce tingling sensations. Depression can trigger chronic pain. Talk with your doctor or ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert WorthingtonKirsch
34 years experience in Phlebology
Several options: True varicose veins cannot appear on the arms. Varicose veins of the legs can be treated by several different therapies, depending on the exact detail ... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Brouwer
29 years experience in Internal Medicine
No: The swelling won't cause vessel damage, but it can result from veins which are damaged (like varicose veins). Other causes can be important such as c ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Di Saia
30 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Not usually.: Scar tissue does not have nerves in it. It can sometimes trap nearby nerves and feel funny. The problem should not spread over time.
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience in General Surgery
No it is not: spider vein are relate to varicose vein, which caused by a valve problem in the vein, not heart problem. because vein problem can cause edema in the ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience in General Surgery
Related: Pelvic venous congestion and prominent scrotal veins are in the same family of conditions. Collateral veins take up for obstructions. There are more ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Amico
10 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: yes varicosities can cause a discomfort like that. Try compression stockings for some relief.
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Albert Malvehy
20 years experience in Phlebology
Yes: This is a common symptom. Blood can collect in these dilated, non-functional veins causing them to swell and ache. A compression stocking is helpful b ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Swelling: Swelling is one of the symptoms of superficial phlebitis. The area is often very tender to touch, warm and red. It is best to have the acute inflammat ... Read More
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