A 63-year-old male asked:
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can a person feel a little pain from time to time during the day at the site of varicose vein (there is no blood clot)?

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Dr. Leonard Grossman
36 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 involvement. applying moist, warm Heat may help the discomfort. good luck
Answered on Nov 25, 2020
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Dr. Norman Chideckel
42 years experience Vascular Surgery
Pain: Yes varicose veins can cause discomfort as it reflects the reflux of vein blood flow v causing increase volume of blood flow in the area
Answered on Apr 12, 2017
Dr. John Landi
47 years experience Phlebology
V V's: Varicose veins can cause many symptoms including aching, cramping, heaviness, swelling and even pain. Pain can be related to the pressure in the varicose veins or their location. If you have varicose veins that are causing problems then you should see a vein specialist.
Answered on Apr 23, 2019

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