doctor should I consult if I have varicose veins?
You can consult a
do women get affected by varicose veins more often?
Women do get affected more often than men. It can be attributed to pregnancy.
The extra weight of the pregnant uterus can compress the veins and cause
increased backpressure in them. Weight gain and hormonal changes during
pregnancy contribute to the formation of varicose veins.
are the complications of varicose veins?
inflammation of a vein before a blood clot forms.
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