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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.
ACC report helps clinicians optimize appropriate use of noninvasive vascular tests

ACC report helps clinicians optimize appropriate use of noninvasive vascular tests

Elective hernia surgery offers value-for-money, improves quality of life for patients

Elective hernia surgery offers value-for-money, improves quality of life for patients

Women experiencing still birth are more likely to develop blood clots, says study

Women experiencing still birth are more likely to develop blood clots, says study

Hemorrhoids may cause erectile dysfunction

Hemorrhoids may cause erectile dysfunction

Varicose veins may be a simple cosmetic issue or a serious medical problem

Varicose veins may be a simple cosmetic issue or a serious medical problem

Heidelberg scientists identify single protein responsible for varicose veins

Heidelberg scientists identify single protein responsible for varicose veins

Researchers identify set of proteins that affect development of varicose veins

Researchers identify set of proteins that affect development of varicose veins

Foam injections to treat varicose veins cause less pain for patients, could save NHS money

Foam injections to treat varicose veins cause less pain for patients, could save NHS money

Sapheon's new varicose vein closure system receives European CE Mark approval

Sapheon's new varicose vein closure system receives European CE Mark approval

New tool can identify patients at high risk of venous thromboembolism

New tool can identify patients at high risk of venous thromboembolism

Essential criteria for clinical diagnosis of restless legs syndrome

Essential criteria for clinical diagnosis of restless legs syndrome

Adoption of premium-priced sclerotherapy agents will contribute to growth of US sclerotherapy market

Adoption of premium-priced sclerotherapy agents will contribute to growth of US sclerotherapy market

AngioDynamics launches new 90 cm NeverTouch procedure kit for varicose veins

AngioDynamics launches new 90 cm NeverTouch procedure kit for varicose veins

Vascular Center at Mercy installs Toshiba Infinix VC-i and customized CAT-880B catheterization table

Vascular Center at Mercy installs Toshiba Infinix VC-i and customized CAT-880B catheterization table

Belly laugh best for venous leg ulcers

Belly laugh best for venous leg ulcers

Scientia Advisors: Unmet need for new medical technologies to treat CVI and blood clots

Scientia Advisors: Unmet need for new medical technologies to treat CVI and blood clots

Britain’s NHS falls short in providing services

Britain’s NHS falls short in providing services

New ultrasound-based treatment for varicose veins

New ultrasound-based treatment for varicose veins

Dr. Gupta interviewed for upcoming segment of World Progress Report

Dr. Gupta interviewed for upcoming segment of World Progress Report

Vascular Solutions to distribute Shepherd Scientific's Angio Assist and Teirstein Edge products in US

Vascular Solutions to distribute Shepherd Scientific's Angio Assist and Teirstein Edge products in US