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Radiofrequency Closure for Varicose Veins

As the founder and president of the Western Vascular Institute in Mesa, Arizona, Dr. Mitar Vranic has cared for numerous patients with varicose veins. Dr. Mitar Vranic… 156 more words

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Everything You Need to Know About Varicose Veins

If you have varicose veins, you’re not alone: As many as 30% of Americans will develop them at some point in their lives, says Kathleen Gibson, MD, a surgeon at Lake Washington Vascular in Bellevue, Washington. 668 more words

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Varicose Vein Glue Giving Relief To Sufferers

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Natalie Renzie is a school teacher and the mother of two. With each of her pregnancies, she ended up with more than just a baby. 564 more words


Examination of Peripheral Venous System


  • Scars – from previous Varicose veins surgery
  • Look for any varicosities and decide weather they are: –
  • Long Saphenous (Medial)
  • Short Saphenous (Posterior, blow the knee) …
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Suffering for my Craft

A lot of great artists have suffered for their craft, Van Gogh being an obvious one. There are many writers that have struggled with depression and various other ailments. 248 more words


What's New — Voluminous Vessels

You can tell awards season is in full swing by the red carpets, the glamourous gowns, the ropy arms … wait, the what? It’s hard to miss the rail-thin arms of celebs such as Madonna, Angelina Jolie and Julie Bowen sticking out of those sleeveless dresses and not wonder, what’s with those big, bulging veins?  63 more words