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I had sclerotherapy on a Monday and was told to wear support stockings until Sunday. Is it OK if I stopped wearing them on Saturday?
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I had sclerotherapy on a Monday and was told to wear support stockings until Sunday. Is it OK if I stopped wearing them on Saturday? Read more
How long do I need to wait after sclerotherapy to receive body treatments for cellulite reduction?
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I want to have some cellulite reduction therapy on my legs with machines like manual massage, cavitation, vacumtherapy, infrared, ultrasound, pressotherapy and endermology. I had sclerotherapy 3 weeks ago. Read more
Is upper arm vein sclerotherapy possible?
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I'm grossed-out by my own upper, inner arms. Seemingly overnight the veins have become super visible and have now been that way for about a year. Is sclerotherapy an option? Would sclerotherapy of upper inner a... Read more
Chest pressure, visual issues, weakness after completing sclerotherapy (four weeks ago).
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Treatment was for spider veins on my right leg. The nurse technician used four vials of Asclera (she stated she used 4 ml total, but I counted four used vials which I've learned are 2ml each). The day of treat... Read more
Are there any foods I need to avoid after schlerotherapy?
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I'm wondering if eating any particular foods will negatively affect my cosmetic results. Read more
I had one sclerotherapy 3 weeks ago—severe pain & swelling, can barely walk. Did something go wrong?
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I do have venous reflux. My physician said I had blood clots supposedly via ultrasound, but the vascular surgeon ruled that out with a venogram. My physician who did my procedure will not return my phone call ... Read more
About three weeks ago I completed my last Sclerotherapy treatment. Is it normal to still have a swollen calf?
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I know along with Sclero the doctor had to enter a catheter and close the veins twice on my right leg. I’m curious that after three weeks, shouldn’t the swelling subdue? I’ve been doubling up on my compre... Read more
After having sclerotheraphy injections for spider veins, my knees were extremely painful and I could barely walk for the rest of the day.
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This was my third session and had no issues after the first two. After the treatment this time I had such severe pain behind the knees and couldn’t put any pressure on them. It was like that for the rest of t... Read more
Will it affect my results if I wait longer than 2 weeks for my next appointment after sclerotherapy on my feeder veins and spider veins?
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After injecting my feeder and spider veins, the doctor said "see you in two weeks," but I won't be able to go in two weeks due to several personal matters I need to take care of. Does it affect your cosmetic re... Read more
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When can I resume barre classes after Sclerotherapy?
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I’ve been wearing my compression stockings consistently for the past 48 hours. My doctor told me to continue wearing during the daytime hours for the next 12 days. She mentioned that I could resume barre clas... Read more
I had my injections done 3 weeks ago. My ankle is still terribly swollen. I've been back 2x for an US and no clot. How long does this last?
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I walk and did wear my stockings as directed. It is deterring me from continuing treatment as I feel like this hasn't improved. It looks hideous and I'm embarrassed and mad that I did it. Read more
I had spider some varicose leg veins injected a month ago. I have white marks at injection site. Will this go away?
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I know the bruising and residual dark blood is normal and will take time to go away but white about the white marks? Is that a reaction to the agent that was injected? Thank you for your help Read more
Do half treated reticular veins increase in size again?
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My doctor did sclerotherapy on reticular veins on the inner side of both feet. He said that he would shrink the size of them but not fully make them disappear. Is there a chance they'll go right back to the siz... Read more
How long should I wait before I shave my legs? It has been 6 days since the sclerotherapy.
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I am wearing support hose and I do not have any bleeding or scabs on my legs. Read more
I had a sclerotherapy consultation and the vascular nurse advised against treating them. Is this right?
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I had a sclerotherapy consultation and the vascular nurse said although I have visible spider veins on the backs of my thighs she would advise against treating them at this stage until they get worse. This was ... Read more
Would I be able to have sclerotherapy on an upper inner arm vein that is very dark/close to the surface but otherwise normal (I think)?
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What would be the risks? Would it have an impact on other veins in the arms? Read more
Does it take longer to notice results of sclerotherapy of chest veins vs. legs and is it normal to not inject the entire length of the vein formation?
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I had my first chest sclerotherapy treatment two days ago and cannot see any difference yet, whereas I could notice somewhat of a difference immediately following my leg treatment (both treatments are for retic... Read more
I want to get a tattoo on my upper arm removed with picosure laser treatment. Would this be safe to go ahead with 3 days after the leg sclerotherapy?
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I heard that the tattoo ink is removed through your body so I want to be sure it’s safe to go ahead. Read more
Years ago I had life threatening allergic reactions to Sotradecol and Polidocanol for vein treatment. Any other other options?
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EpiPen saved me both times. The doctor used one and I had an emergency reaction then he tried the other a few weeks later with an even larger emergency. I hate these veins. What other options are there? Read more
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