Suggest treatment for varicose veins

default
Posted on Fri, 25 Jul 2014 in Sun Burn
Question: I have varicose veins
What is cure for it?
I am 34 yrs of age..
doctor
Answered by Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
options for treatment.

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thank you for query. I am Dr Bharatesh D Basti answering your query.
There are many options for management of varicose veins depending on symptoms, signs,to prevent complications, for cosmetic reasons etc.
These won't prevent further occurrence of varicosities.
Most important is life style changes:
like not standing or sitting for long hours,keeping leg above heart level or elevated.
Physical exercises to improve muscle tone of legs.
Avoid obesity.
Wearing compression stockings.

Medical procedures: Removal or close the varicose veins:
Scelerotherapy.
LASER.
Stripping and ligation.
Endovenous ablation therapy.
Phlebectomy

Your doctor will use one or more procedures based on symptoms and signs after discussion with you.
You can get back if you need any clarification.
Thank you
Dr Bharatesh

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj
doctor
Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti

Dermatologist

Practicing since :1998

Answered : 1764 Questions

premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Drug/Medication
Medical Topics

Recent questions on  Muscle tone

doctor1 MD

how do you know when a 2 month old has acid reflux for some other stomach problems keep in mind this after going through four or five hours at a...

doctor1 MD

Hi Doctor, My daughter has been treated off an on for reflux since birth. She had a terrible time with her bottle, would arch her back and scream....

doctor1 MD

Hi, my 7 month old baby has excessive drooling . his tshirt front becomes wet in half an hour. Is it normal? He makes sounds, eats semisolid mashed...

doctor1 MD

I m a 27 yr old female. I feel fatigued all the time I have A lot of mood swings. I m constantly forgetting things And spacing out. I m having...

doctor1 MD

Hi, I am 22 years old and since about 8 days I have had a throbbing pain under my right breast . At first it did not feel like part of my breast...

doctor1 MD

i m 22 year old boy. im very thin and lean. i want to improve my stemina and muscle tone . please suggest me best medicine to make a perfect...

doctor1 MD

Hello,
I have a significant hard lump at the base of my skull and to the right. I have been seeing a neurologist and chiropractor for over a year...

Get personalised answers from verified doctor in minutes across 80+ specialties

137 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM Blog Questions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
backtotop2