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What iscompresion stocking?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry

In brief: A stocking

That compresses agains the leg.
Used for swelling...To help reduce the swelling...

In brief: A stocking

That compresses agains the leg.
Used for swelling...To help reduce the swelling...
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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Dr. Payam Mehranpour
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Elastic

Compression stockings are elastic stockings that apply compression to the legs.
They come in varying lengths, e.g. Knee high or thigh high. They come in different pressures. They are usually used for treatment of symptoms of venous disease such as leg swelling.

In brief: Elastic

Compression stockings are elastic stockings that apply compression to the legs.
They come in varying lengths, e.g. Knee high or thigh high. They come in different pressures. They are usually used for treatment of symptoms of venous disease such as leg swelling.
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
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