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Symptoms of varicose veins, diagnosis and treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   halo doctor
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   proceed with query
User :   i have chat with the doctor before some times
User :   are u the same
Doctor :   yes i am Dr XXXXXXXX
Doctor :   yes the same doctore
User :   we have discussed about vericsis veins...
Doctor :   varicose veins
User :   but from the net images i found the problem is spider veins
Doctor :   where exactly the dialted veins located
Doctor :   ok
User :   both are same or not
Doctor :   no they are not same
Doctor :   i will clarify your doubts
User :   what can do for this sir
User :   ok
Doctor :   answer this Q
Doctor :   where are they located
User :   in between the foots and centre part
Doctor :   yu mean the legs
User :   yes
Doctor :   and thighs
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do she have foot pain or
User :   yes and back pain also
Doctor :   does veins become prominent on prolonged standing
User :   foot pain, leg pain and back pain
Doctor :   wats the color
Doctor :   of the veins
User :   red and red blue
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then its a case of varicose veins only
User :   problems happening when long standings and long works
Doctor :   because spider veins are smaller, not painful, are red in color
Doctor :   does not cause any problems
User :   ok
User :   sir,
i feel it spider vein in large volume
Doctor :   and usually they occur over the chest, shoulder, and abdome
User :   ok
Doctor :   no its smaller volume of blood in ti
User :   ok
Doctor :   not to get confused
Doctor :   get an examination done by a doctor
User :   ok
Doctor :   and then investigations
Doctor :   and diagnosis and treatment
Doctor :   yu can send me the pictures of the veins
User :   ok
Doctor :   to YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   then i can asses and diagnose it
Doctor :   the pictures of the veins of your wife
User :   which address

User :   sorry
Doctor :   thru email
Doctor :   www. YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have already send an exact image of the problem

User :   can u check it sir,
Doctor :   to our website
User :   to your mail
User :   now
Doctor :   yes i saw the picture
User :   wht is it sir

Doctor :   its looks like spider veins and varicose combination
Doctor :   more of spider nevi
Doctor :   its better to do the investigations
Doctor :   to confirm and to rule out
Doctor :   other possiblities
User :   ok if its the spider veins any food controles sir

Doctor :   spider viens are self limited condition
Doctor :   no diet restriction
User :   ok

Doctor :   reduce spicy and oily foods
User :   ok

Doctor :   elevation of foot helps in reducing this
Doctor :   it will reduce on it own
Doctor :   usually no neeed of therapy
User :   ok doctor
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   bye for the day and take care
User :   ok bye

Doctor :   Thanks for consulting HealthcareMagic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   sorry doctor for againg interrupting
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