Do you know why you have varicose veins? Would you like to delete them? Do you know how they are treated? polyclinic CUME explains in detail what are the symptoms of varicose veins, the habits we must follow to keep our legs healthy and the most effective treatments. Very interesting!
Causes of varicose veins
Varicose veins are a common problem related to a sedentary lifestyle, excess weight and pregnancy, but it can also be an inherited issue. All these factors hinder the movement of blood, which remains trapped in the legs. Varicose veins can be small red branches, or a large dilation of the veins, which can lead to phlebitis, ulceration or thrombosis.
What are the symptoms
You will surely notice heaviness, hot legs, frequent bruising, cramps, inflammation, pain. And all this ends up evolving in the formation of varicose veins.
Simple tips and treatments
Do not cross your legs, rest with them up, move your feet if you are sitting for a long time, avoid high heels and tight clothing, do not expose them directly to a heat source and do not smoke, these are some of the most important recommendations. If you work long hours on your feet, wearing stockings for light compression helps the veins not dilate.
The treatment that gives the best results is sclerosis, the infiltration of a liquid in the lumen of the varicose vein that manages to collapse and close it. The type of liquid (traditional, foam or cold) is chosen after a personalized diagnosis of the patient: cold is suitable for telangiactasias, varicose veins or spider veins. Foam sclerosis is suitable for larger and dilated varicose veins, and can fix a problem that would have required surgery. To improve blood circulation, and therefore all the annoying symptoms of varicose veins, the Mesotherapy.
Did you find this information useful? At CUME Polyclinic they are ready to help you with the utmost professionalism. They are at Salvador Salvá street, 6, bajo (Pasaje Avenida Amanecer 37), in Jávea. Contact them on the phone 965792324.