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how can I treat a superficial varicose clot

A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not from clot: Clot in a superficial vein is not dangerous. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nu ... Read More
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Dr. David Fertel
34 years experience Vascular Surgery
No: we all have to worry about death, but not from a superficial clot, those don't travel.
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: No. Clots that arise from the deep venous system can potentially break off and go to the lung causing a pulmonary embolism. Clots in the superficial ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience Family Medicine
Reassurance : Yes, definitely. There are many options for treatment varicose veins: surgical, laser. You can find these services through computer and doctors will b ... Read More
Dr. John Landi
46 years experience Phlebology
DVT and VV: The first step in the management of your varicose veins would be a full venous duplex ultrasound of both the deep system and the superficial system. ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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? Popliteal aneurysm: What test have you had. Ultra sound would be the most definative
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajalaxmi Mckenna
54 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes: yes!
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradley Thomas
18 years experience Vascular Surgery
Maybe: Varicose veins are abnormal veins and prone to certain problems. If hit over a varicose it might develop superficial thrombophlebitis. This is an inf ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rodeen Rahbar
19 years experience Vascular Surgery
Very different: Varicose veins are defective veins that have weakened walls. Blood clots can form in varicose veins, a condition known as "thrombophlebitis, " but the ... Read More
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
35 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: it's not uncommon for people with varicose veins to feel slight tingling, burning or even mild tenderness in the area of inflammation in the area of i ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Albert Malvehy
20 years experience 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 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
It sounds possible: Clots are frequent when varicose veins occur.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ted King
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Veins vs. clots: Blue worms that are not painful are most likely to be varicose veins. Pain and swelling, with or without varicose veins, is more liekly to be a blood ... Read More

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