What caused chronic pain and 3 soft swollen areas on the right side of my left leg after having sclerotheraphy?
Doctor Answers 2
Possible superficial phlebitis.
Sclerotherapy - post procedure care
However, it is difficult to say that these are thrombo obliterated veins as they would NOT look 'whiteish' but rather would have an inflammatory reaction on the skin called hyperpigmentation.
I HIGHLY recommend that you get a venous Doppler Ultrasound (venous Duplex) scan done to determine what these are - whether they are related to veins and the sclerotherapy effect or if they are something unrelated like lipomas or something else. Ultrasound componennt of the Duplex scan can be helpful in determining what it is and the Doppler component in excluding a vascular structure.
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.