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What are the signs, symptoms of varicose vein?
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Dr. Ted King
Phlebology
6 doctors agree
In brief: Vein signs
Signs range from visible spider veins to larger flat blue veins to bulging varicose veins to swelling to reddish and/or brownish skin discoloration to waxy shile skin scars to ulceration.
Bleeding can occur and when there is severe inflammation in the vein, you can have redness, swelling, warmth, and pain and tenerness over the affected vein.

In brief: Vein signs
Signs range from visible spider veins to larger flat blue veins to bulging varicose veins to swelling to reddish and/or brownish skin discoloration to waxy shile skin scars to ulceration.
Bleeding can occur and when there is severe inflammation in the vein, you can have redness, swelling, warmth, and pain and tenerness over the affected vein.
Dr. Ted King
Dr. Ted King
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5 doctors agree
In brief: Multiple different
Usually pain, bulging, leg swelling or edema and occasionally bleeding or ulceration.
There are many safe medical and surgical treatments that include thermal ablation and also non thermal ablative techniques or compression stockings. Foam sclerotherpy is also an option for this type of problem

In brief: Multiple different
Usually pain, bulging, leg swelling or edema and occasionally bleeding or ulceration.
There are many safe medical and surgical treatments that include thermal ablation and also non thermal ablative techniques or compression stockings. Foam sclerotherpy is also an option for this type of problem
Dr. Jarrod Kaufman
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Dr. Steven Saunders
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Varicose Veins
Bulging veins, swelling purplish or brown discoloration, aches in legs.

In brief: Varicose Veins
Bulging veins, swelling purplish or brown discoloration, aches in legs.
Dr. Steven Saunders
Dr. Steven Saunders
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Dr. Ted King
Phlebology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Vein symptoms
The symptoms of varicose veins can include leg aching, pain, heaviness, tiredness, fatigue, itching, burning, swelling, throbbing, restlessness, and cramping.
Typically the symptoms get worse the longer you are on your feet during the day. Exercise can make the smptoms better or worse, depedning on the severity of your trouble.

In brief: Vein symptoms
The symptoms of varicose veins can include leg aching, pain, heaviness, tiredness, fatigue, itching, burning, swelling, throbbing, restlessness, and cramping.
Typically the symptoms get worse the longer you are on your feet during the day. Exercise can make the smptoms better or worse, depedning on the severity of your trouble.
Dr. Ted King
Dr. Ted King
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Dr. Norman Chideckel
Surgery - Vascular
In brief: Varicose veins
Swelling,discomfort,heaviness tiredness itching,achy sensation

In brief: Varicose veins
Swelling,discomfort,heaviness tiredness itching,achy sensation
Dr. Norman Chideckel
Dr. Norman Chideckel
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