A 50-year-old member asked:
I have had superficial thrombophlebitis in my varicose veins in my left leg. How do I prevent it for the future?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Brandon Macy answered
40 years experience in Podiatry
Support socks...: And hosiery can help. Consult with your doctor about why you may have had the problem in the first place. You may need to be put on a blood thinner, or at least a daily dose of aspirin. On plane trips, make sure you get up and walk around often.
Answered on Mar 21, 2017
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