Professor of Vascular Surgery Department of Medilife Beylikdüzü Hospital. Dr. Our patients are served by Güven Erdoğ. Varicose veins is a vascular disease.
Prof. Dr. Our patients are served by Güven Erdoğ. Varicose veins is a vascular disease and can be defined as the lengthening of the veins without an organic reason, becoming folded and enlarged.
Varicose veins discomfort increases with the advancement of age. In adult people; Varicose veins are seen with a rate between 15% and 20%. The rate of varicose veins is higher in women than in men. There is a high
probability of varicose veins in people in their family.
For people with varicose veins; Complaints such as pain, ankle swelling, itching, cramping at night, skin changes, bleeding can be seen.
• Standing for a long time
• Being overweight,
• Sitting for a long time
• Progression of age
• Use of various hormonal drugs
Varicose veins disease has various treatment methods. After the person is
examined by a cardiovascular surgeon, the most appropriate treatment method is
decided. There are options such as medication, compression stockings,
laser, and surgical methods.