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My mom's blood clot has traveled beyond her leg. What is happening?
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My mom was diagnosed with a blood clot in her lower leg a year ago. She went to have a ultrasound done the other day and the doctor said it wasn't in her vein and it has spread. They are looking into it but she... Read more
Should VNUS or EVLT and foam sclerotherapy be performed at the same time or spaced out?
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What are the benefits and downsides of treating varicose veins with VNUS or EVLT and foam sclerotherapy at the same doctor visit vs. having the foam treatment at a later time? Is there a large percentage of pat... Read more
Is there any way to reduce varicose veins without closing (eliminating) them?
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I have a penile varicose vein that is bothering me. Can the bulging vein be reduced without closing or eliminating it? If so, how? Read more
Can nerve damage in a newborn be repaired?
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While giving birth, the doctors used exceeding force to pull my baby out. As a result, the nerves in his hands were damaged and he cannot lift them. Can the damage be repaired, or will he heal over time? If tre... Read more
Should I have my veins treated?
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I had sclero done on my rt leg to treat some reticular & spider veins, mainly on my lower legs. I was told I should get the blue veins treated on my upper leg as they are "feeding" the darker blue veins on my l... Read more
Am I in the early or late stages of a varicosity? Do I require surgery or another procedure?
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I'm a 42 yr old diabetic with an ulcer-type wound. It's not bleeding, but it's red and there is some pain. Is this the early or late stage of a varicosity? Do I require surgery or another procedure? Read more
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The bottom of my legs, ankles, feet are swollen, my veins in my hands & arms seem a little swollen & the color seems to be lighter. What is that??
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On top of the above question my cheeks are a little sunken in, I have no appetite, I get light headed and I'm off balance especially, when walking in the dark. I have little strength. My doctor is not very help... Read more
How do I speed up pain and healing of a blood clot in the arm?
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I have a nonocclusive thrombus within the left subclavian, axillary and basilic vein from a picc line. I'm now running a fever, having chills, arm pain radiating into my chest and headaches. I'm on blood thinne... Read more
please what is grade b compression stockings
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I am trying to buy grade b compression stocknigs online but they don't show them in grades. What should I look for? Read more
What do you recommend for rheumatoid arthritis and varicose veins?
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I'm 26 years old. For 3 years I've been treated for RA. I have had a cyst on the back of my knee for 3 years. At the beginning, I got steroid injections but the cyst came back and nothing has been done about it... Read more
What can be done about my symptoms, other than compression stockings?
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My legs are discolored around the bottom and blood pools there. My legs also ache and are weak. I wear support stockings, but my symptoms don't seem to cease. Is there anything else that can be done to help wit... Read more
Is closure an option for me?
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I am 40 yrs old and have varicose and spider veins. I also have discoloring and hardening around my ankle. After years, my eighth knee surgery was a replacement but the leg still swells, is painful, and cramps ... Read more
Why do I feel like I have blood pooling in my feet if I take my pressure socks off?
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I also have visible veins in places I did not have before. I did not have varicose veins. I had legs that hurt. This started occurring after I took a position in nursing that requires a lot of sitting. Prior to... Read more
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