Frequently Asked Questions

  • WHAT ARE VARICOSE VEINS?

  • WHAT ARE SPIDER VEINS?

  • WHAT IS CHRONIC VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY (CVI)?

  • WHO IS AT RISK FOR CVI?

  • CAN VARICOSE VEINS AND CVI BE PREVENTED?

  • WHAT CAN HAPPEN IF I OVERLOOK MY VARICOSE VEINS AND SYMPTOMS OF CVI?

  • HOW CAN I TREAT VARICOSE VEINS OR CVI?

  • CAN I GET SCREENED FOR VARICOSE VEINS AND CVI?

  • HOW CAN I TELL IF I HAVE CVI?

  • MY FAMILY PHYSICIAN TOLD ME THAT I SHOULD NOT WORRY ABOUT MY VARICOSE VEINS; IS THIS TRUE?

  • WHAT CAN I DO IF SOMEONE I KNOW APPEARS TO HAVE VARICOSE VEINS OR IS AT RISK FOR CVI?

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