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Who gets vascular insufficiency?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Shoaib Shafique
Surgery - Vascular
2 doctors agree
In brief: Smokers
In brief: Smokers
and people with high cholesterol, diabetes and high blood pressure.
Dr. Shoaib Shafique
Dr. Shoaib Shafique
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Dr. Norman Chideckel
Also smokers
Dr. Craig Schwartz
Phlebology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Base on Risk Factors
Anyone can get vascular insufficiency, but risk is higher with increasing risk factors.
1st, depends on if one is referring to arterial or venous insufficiency. Venous issues are related to genetics, pregnancy, trauma, hormonal influences, and activities that require prolonged sitting or standing. Arterial disease is also genetics, but also related to atherosclerosis, smoking, htn, diabetes ..Etc.

In brief: Base on Risk Factors
Anyone can get vascular insufficiency, but risk is higher with increasing risk factors.
1st, depends on if one is referring to arterial or venous insufficiency. Venous issues are related to genetics, pregnancy, trauma, hormonal influences, and activities that require prolonged sitting or standing. Arterial disease is also genetics, but also related to atherosclerosis, smoking, htn, diabetes ..Etc.
Dr. Craig Schwartz
Dr. Craig Schwartz
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