Chronic Venous Disease

There are a lot of misconceptions about venous insufficiency, and these misconceptions lead to far fewer people taking the issue seriously and preventing them from seeking treatment - Premier Vein & Vascular

Chronic Venous Disease

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Varicose Veins to Venous Ulcers: The Stages of Chronic Venous Disease

Venous leg ulcers (VLU) are the final manifestation of what is called chronic venous disease (CVD), and CVD is a complicated process that affects millions of people in the United States and worldwide. Varicose veins are probably the most infamous of the manifestations of CVD, but there are other signs and symptoms that, if identified early enough, can help treat the disease before it advances in severity. As the old saying goes, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”, and it certainly rings true in CVD...

In the world of venous disease, the underlying cause is categorized as either (1) reflux, (2) obstruction, or (3) both. Reflux means that blood flows backwards in the…

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  Varicose Veins to Venous Ulcers: The Stages of Chronic Venous Disease

Venous leg ulcers (VLU) are the final manifestation of what is called chronic venous disease (CVD), and CVD is a complicated process that affects millions of people in the United States and worldwide. Varicose veins are probably the most infamous of the manifestations of CVD,

5 Signs You Might Need a Venous Insufficiency Test

A venous insufficiency test can help alert you to any distress your veins may be experiencing. Find out now if these 5 common symptoms apply to you.

6 Stages of Venous Disease, Which Stage Am I?

Venous reflux disease is also known as venous stasis, chronic venous insufficiency, or venous incompetence. Venous reflux disease refers to ‘leaky valves in the veins of the legs.

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Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) is a common disorder whose manifestations include varicose veins, and skin changes such as venous dermatitis, hyperpigmentation, lipodermatosclerosis, and chronic leg ulcers.

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