Can I expect a lot of bruising after Microphlebectomy?

How bruised will my legs be after the Microphlebectomy procedure?|

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Vanish Vein and Laser Center

Published on Sep 10, 2010

There is always some bruising after microphlebectomies but the amount of bruising varies with each individual. By wearing compression and using a topical anti bruising cream the bruising is usually kept to a minimum.

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Answered by Vanish Vein and Laser Center

There is always some bruising after microphlebectomies but the amount of bruising varies with each individual. By wearing compression and using a topical anti bruising cream the bruising is usually kept to a minimum.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


General Vascular Surgery Group

Published on Dec 10, 2009

Some brusing is expected after MPs however this generally resolves within 1-2 weeks. The amount of bruising varies with multiple factors like the size of the veins and the patient.

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Answered by General Vascular Surgery Group

Some brusing is expected after MPs however this generally resolves within 1-2 weeks. The amount of bruising varies with multiple factors like the size of the veins and the patient.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


VeinCare Centers of Tennessee

Published on Dec 09, 2009

While individual circumstances vary, most patients bruise very little even when they are taking anticoagulants such as warfarin.


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Answered by VeinCare Centers of Tennessee

While individual circumstances vary, most patients bruise very little even when they are taking anticoagulants such as warfarin.


Published on Jul 11, 2012


Angelo N. Makris MD

Published on Dec 09, 2009

Bruising is extremely common after microphlebectomy and should be expected. The amount of the bruising is dependent upon the extent of microphlebectomy, the medications you are taking (e.g. aspirin), as well as other factors.

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Answered by Angelo N. Makris MD

Bruising is extremely common after microphlebectomy and should be expected. The amount of the bruising is dependent upon the extent of microphlebectomy, the medications you are taking (e.g. aspirin), as well as other factors.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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