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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Malvehy
20 years experience in Phlebology
No : If you have discoloration, your venous insufficiency is serious and you are at risk of developing a leg ulcer, even if your legs feel fine. Elevate yo ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience in Interventional Radiology
Go to: Sirweb.Org. Click patient tab at top. Click on varicose veins from left side menu.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience in Podiatry
CVI: Venous insufficiency is described as the reduced ability of the veins to provide an adequate return of blood back to the heart from the lower extremit ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Zimmet
42 years experience in Aesthetic Medicine
Vein pooling: Veins return blood to the heart. Cvi occurs when there is reduced flow or pooling in leg veins, causing leg swelling, inflammation, & ulceration. The ... Read More
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A 73-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
Start with a : Very old compression stocking of 20-30
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience in Interventional Radiology
See: Vascular web.Org or sirweb.Org for good info.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
43 years experience in Internal Medicine
Dvt: DVT happens in veins where blood movement is sluggish or even minimal. Venous stasis predisposes to DVT. Particularly when leg muscles are not active ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Presant
40 years experience in Phlebology
Venous reflux grades: Venous insufficiency grading is an older method of quantifying severity. Hach proposed 4 grades. Grade three describes saphenous vein reflux extending ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
46 years experience in Phlebology
Grades of CVI: There is a classification of venous insufficiency called CEAP which grades venous insufficiency in 6 categories from 1 to 6 with 6 being the worse. 1 ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rodolfo Farhy
35 years experience in Cardiology
Not sure: It is interesting that you receive that information. I am not aware of grade 3 venous insufficiency classification. Ther is a ceap classification. C3 ... Read More
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