About Varicose Veins
Varicose VeinsVaricose veins are enlarged veins that appear to be twisted and bulging. Not all of them are prevalent to the naked eye, but if you see the swollen appearance of them rising above the surface of the skin, it’s best to treat them as soon as possible before other symptoms appear. Varicose veins are generally caused by damaged or weak valves in the veins, which causes blood to collect in the veins. Varicose veins can affect nearly half of all people age 50 and older.
Varicose vein treatment options include: