Treatment Options for Peripheral Vascular Disease

Peripheral vascular disease is a worrisome and potentially serious condition that affects the blood vessels found outside the heart and brain. If you think you may be suffering from this condition, or if you have already been diagnosed with peripheral vascular disease, effective treatment is important. Peripheral Vascular Disease Basics Although the term “peripheral vascular…

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Exploring Varicose Vein Treatment Options

If you are suffering from varicose veins, you may deal with pain, embarrassment and frustration on a daily basis. However, no matter how severe your condition may be, effective varicose vein treatment options are available. Understanding Varicose Veins Varicose veins are abnormal veins that often develop with age. They are most common in the legs,…

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When to Seek Spider Vein Treatment

You’ve noticed some abnormal looking veins, and you’re wondering whether you should call a vein doctor. To determine whether you should seek spider vein treatment, ask yourself the following questions. 1. Do my abnormal veins look like spider veins? For many patients, the only symptom of spider veins is their abnormal appearance. Spider veins appear…

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When to Visit a Vascular Surgeon

If you are struggling with spider veins and/or varicose veins anywhere on your body, you may benefit from meeting with a vascular surgeon. However, if you haven’t ever made an appointment at a vein clinic, you may wonder whether your condition warrants a visit. To find out whether you should see a vascular surgeon, ask…

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