Varicose Veins News and Research

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Varicose veins are enlarged veins that can be flesh colored, dark purple or blue. They often look like cords and appear twisted and bulging. They are swollen and raised above the surface of the skin. Varicose veins are commonly found on the backs of the calves or on the inside of the leg. During pregnancy, varicose veins called hemorrhoids can form in the vagina or around the anus.
Radiologist discusses causes, treatments of varicose veins

Radiologist discusses causes, treatments of varicose veins

People with type 2 diabetes may have increased risk of Parkinson's disease, shows study

People with type 2 diabetes may have increased risk of Parkinson's disease, shows study

Video consultations boost survival rates of liver disease patients, study finds

Video consultations boost survival rates of liver disease patients, study finds

UT Physicians provide no-cost online varicose vein screening program

UT Physicians provide no-cost online varicose vein screening program

Early treatment improves leg ulcer healing rates

Early treatment improves leg ulcer healing rates

Russian researchers develop new technology for treating varicose veins

Russian researchers develop new technology for treating varicose veins

Researchers developing biomaterial with potential to treat vascular bleeding

Researchers developing biomaterial with potential to treat vascular bleeding

Six pioneering French companies to exhibit in innovation zone at Medica 2016

Six pioneering French companies to exhibit in innovation zone at Medica 2016

Experts discuss innovative, non-surgical approaches to treat varicose veins

Experts discuss innovative, non-surgical approaches to treat varicose veins

Portal vein hypertension diminishes after hepatitis C recovery

Portal vein hypertension diminishes after hepatitis C recovery

Optimization of endovenous laser ablation for varicose veins

Optimization of endovenous laser ablation for varicose veins

Potential health benefits of sit-stand desks very uncertain, say Cochrane researchers

Potential health benefits of sit-stand desks very uncertain, say Cochrane researchers

Sitting for all or much of the day could affect a person’s overall health

Sitting for all or much of the day could affect a person’s overall health

BTG receives 510k clearance for LC Bead LUMI

BTG receives 510k clearance for LC Bead LUMI

New therapeutic target can prevent abnormal blood vessel growth that causes gastrointestinal bleeding

New therapeutic target can prevent abnormal blood vessel growth that causes gastrointestinal bleeding

Standing one-quarter of the day linked to reduced likelihood of obesity

Standing one-quarter of the day linked to reduced likelihood of obesity

ElastiMed raises $1 million investment

ElastiMed raises $1 million investment

New PlasmaDerm solution facilitates faster healing of wounds

New PlasmaDerm solution facilitates faster healing of wounds

VIVA physician selected as new Fellows in the Society of Interventional Radiology

VIVA physician selected as new Fellows in the Society of Interventional Radiology

VENITI closes $17 million in equity and debt financing

VENITI closes $17 million in equity and debt financing