varicose vein

Varicose Veins – What Causes Them?

By Dr. Nitin Pathak, Vascular Surgery Varicose veins are enlarged or dilated veins which turn red or bluish-purple in color. Varicose veins are extremely painful and more than 25% of adults suffer from them. These patients are more often women than men. Causes- Veins like any other blood vessels have valves…

Varicose Veins – How To Avert It?

By Dr. Vijay Thakore, Vascular Surgery Varicose veins are enlarged or dilated veins which turn red or bluish-purple in colour. Varicose veins are extremely painful and more than 25% of adults suffer from them. These patients are more often women than men. Causes- Veins like any other blood vessels have valves…