Varicose veins

Varicose veins are enlarged, twisted, painful superficial veins resulting from poorly functioning valves. Varicose veins usually occur in the veins of the legs, although it may occur elsewhere. It is a common condition, affecting mostly women.


  • Varicose veins

    Varicose veins

Encyclopedia content is provided as information only and not intended to replace the advice and instruction from your personal physician.