How do I treat a gigantic varicose vein?
Doctor Answers 3
Most likely you developed the varicose vein due to the trauma to that leg. You need to have a venous ultrasound to evaluate the extent of the diseased vein. Your physician can then discuss with you the various procedures to correct the problem. Typically it can be taken care of with a procedure done in the office to close down the vein with heat or to remove the vein entirely.
Treatment varicose veins.
Varicose veins can be a result of trauma and are due to leaking (refluxing) of the vein valves. This can be treated by an in office procedure usually consisting of sealing the leaking valves with a laser or RF catheter followed by treating the varicose veins by either sclerotherapy or removal through tiny incisions. See a vein specialist.
developing venous disease after orthopedic injury is quite common sometimes related to small blood clots sometimes related to direct injury to the vein I think you need a venous reflux ultrasound to determine the cause after which treatments can be better Tailored
You might also like...
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.