A 41-year-old male asked:
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Report says:partially occlusive chronic thrombosis of lef saphenous in the calf and small saphenous vein proximal and mid calf. Please explain?Thanks.

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Dr. Albert Malvehy
20 years experience in Phlebology
Varicose veins: It sounds like you have venous insufficiency. When blood doesn't circulate properly, it can clot and may cause painful thrombophlebitis, inflammation of the vein. See a vein specialist. Wear compression stockings. See miamibeachvein.Com or phlebology.Org to learn more.
Answered on Apr 18, 2016
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