Spider veins are common, especially among women. However, certain risk factors make the development of spider veins much more likely. One of these risk factors is pregnancy.
On their own, spider veins are rarely dangerous. However, in some cases, they may be associated with other conditions that pose a more serious risk to your health.
Vein disease is a blanket term used to describe a variety of specific conditions including deep venous thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism (PE), chronic venous disease (CVD), and venous thromboembolism (VTE).
Vein Disease Symptoms Are Not the Same for Everyone Many patients at my Boca Raton vein center, The Kimmel Institute, are shocked when we tell them that that they are suffering from venous diseas
Do you think you know all about vein disease? You might be missing some facts. Although vein diseases, such as varicose veins, are fairly common, so is misinformation about the conditions.