Is it normal to have a painful area a year after ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy, if performed on the back of the leg near the sural nerve?

Is it normal to have a painful area a year after ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy, if the treatment was performed on the back of the leg near the sural nerve? The pain extends to the back of that calf. Thanks

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Answered by Vascular Institute of Chattanooga

No, it is not normal. I would recommend being evaluated by a provider and potentially getting an ultrasound of the area to rule out abnormality.

Published on Aug 17, 2019

Answered by Vascular Institute of Chattanooga (View Profile)

No, it is not normal. I would recommend being evaluated by a provider and potentially getting an ultrasound of the area to rule out abnormality.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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