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Endovenous Laser Ablation Questions

I was diagnosed with an uncontrolled blood clot after two ablations. What does this mean?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 1 week ago1 answer
I have non healing ulcers. I had two ablations in the left leg last week. I had an ultra sound and everything looked good, but I had an uncontrolled blood clot. What does that mean? I had multiple blood clots in 2007.
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Can EVLA cause engorged penis veins?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 1 week ago1 answer
I had bilateral EVLA 5 days ago. AASV on left and GSV on right. I've notice for past couple of days that the veins in my penis, particularly the right side are swollen and engorged. They are also aching. Is this likely to be connected to the EVLA as the timing seems to match? Is this likely to be thrombosis?
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Is it okay to do squats without weights after endovenous laser treatment? I have had this done twice.
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 2 weeks ago2 answers
I am 6'5" tall and weigh 300 Lbs. Is it okay for me to do squats and lunges without weights? I wear stockings during the workout. Are intensive exercise programs indicated? These are mostly aerobic and have short bursts of high activity.
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AFter EVLT can I walk when I take out the stockings to go to the bathroom, for example, during bedtime?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 1 month ago3 answers
I had Endovenous Laser Ablation 5 days ago and last night was the first time to sleep without the stockings. In the beginning I felt some little pains but later was OK. If I have to go to the bathroom do I have to wear the stockings again? I am scared walking without the stockings. Will something happen to my leg without them?
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After ablation I Have a sudden onset of redness, swelling, fever and pain below calf acces point. Is this Normal?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 1 month ago1 answer
I had large and small saphenous ablation on my right leg 2 weeks ago.
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I had EVLT 2 months ago. Is it OK for me to resume my fitness training now? like HIIT training, running, circut training and lifting weights.
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 1 month ago1 answer
If I can resume my training, do I need to wear my compression stockings or not? I want to do what's best. I'm just afraid that i'll mess up my legs if I train too hard. I'm not too sure on whether to wear the stocking during training or if it's OK not to.
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Can you have endovenous laser ablation in two veins on the same leg performed at the same time?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 1 month ago2 answers
If a patient needs two veins done in each leg, do they need to have four procedures, or can they just have two?
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After endovenous laser ablation the compression stockings are uncomfortable. What can I do?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 1 month ago2 answers
I had endovenous laser ablation a few days ago on the same side that I broke my ankle 2 years ago. I have a plate and 9 screws. The compression stockings are tight and I feel charlie horse sensations in my foot when sitting or sleeping, but it seems fine when I walk. Is this normal?
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I have extensive bruising and discoloration after vein ablation almost 2 weeks ago. How long before it disappears?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 2 months ago2 answers
The left leg went well, but the right leg was a nightmare since I was very suddenly diagnosed with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura while receiving vein treatment. The ITP caused me to have a very heavy and unmanageable period with heavy blood loss and all the purpura all over my body. Ever since all this happened, my right leg wouldn't heal and I had to have a platelet transfusion since I was dangerously low with platelet levels. My leg looks discolored and scary, how long will this last?
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I had a laser procedure on my left leg in early March. I still have a lymph leak that they cannot stop. I have been doing compression for 3 weeks.
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 2 months ago2 answers
I am currently having compression bandages put on my leg/ankle area 3 times per week. The doctor stated he has never seen this before. Is there something I can do? This is extremely frustrating and a complication I had no idea could occur. Please help!
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I had endovenous ablation done. I am a hair stylist so I have been standing a lot. Is this ok?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 2 months ago2 answers
I also put ice on my bruise and now it got irritated almost like a burn. It also has a blister. Did I mess anything up? And will it scar?
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Is this normal? I had vein ablation two years ago. My legs hurt if I sit or stand for a while. It feels like the veins left cannot handle the job.
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 2 months ago1 answer
I had the ablation done to both of my legs. I did NOT have pain aches or tiredness in my legs. Now my legs are painful, tired, and achy all day. I can feel one of the veins that was shut down, especially around my knee and top of my thigh. The hard vein hurts. The lower part of my leg is a bit numb now from nerve damage. The doctor told me nothing can be done as he fears making numbness worse and pretty much sorry your legs are tired all day, not sure why. It looks OK.
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Will more varicose veins keep popping up after EVLA? One just did. Is it never ending?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 3 months ago1 answer
I had EVLA to get rid of a varicose vein located in the back of my calf. Shortly after the surgery, another one appeared—uglier and located in the same leg, snaking down the front. If I get more surgery, will I have more, awful veins? Will I ever get beautiful legs back? My legs were beautiful before the surgery, except for that one horizontal varicose vein, but it was kind of hidden in the back of my leg. I did it to finally get rid of spider veins, but I didn't know there would be a trade off.
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One week post EVLT and I have a bulging pimple-like area on my lower leg. Is this something to look into?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 3 months ago1 answer
I have a small swollen area on my lower leg that looks like it will rupture. Is this something to be concerned about? Possibly an ulcer or infection?
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Is it safe to get pregnant again shortly after EVLA?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 3 months ago3 answers
I'm getting EVLA for my varicose veins in my left leg. They made my last pregnancy miserable due to the pain and swelling. Do I have to wait for a while after the procedure to get pregnant again? Are there any contraindications of getting pregnant shortly after this procedure?
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How long after GSV ablation will I start to see a reduction in swelling and redness?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 3 months ago2 answers
Had GSV ablation five days ago with prior swelling and redness in my leg for years. I was also diagnosed with chronic DVT in the same leg. Will I see reduction in redness or swelling at all, and how long will it take?
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I had EVLT on my great saphenous vein. After two weeks of minimal pain, I'm suddenly experiencing a lot of pain in my inner thigh. Why is this?
Endovenous Laser Ablation - 4 months ago4 answers
I had EVLT along the entire great saphenous vein with minimal pain for the two weeks following. All of a sudden for the last few days I'm experiencing a lot of pain in my inner thigh. In the morning I wake up with little to no pain at all but by the end of the day it feels very painful to walk. I had EVLT on the other leg a week earlier and did not experience the same pain. Also most of my bruising is gone, except for redness in the painful area. What could this be?
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