Varicose Vein Laser...
A vein that enlarge and twisted often appearing as a bulging blue blood vessel that is clearly through skin. Varicose vein is highly seen in in older adults and particular to women especially in legs.
Endovenous laser treatment: - Endovenous laser treatment can treat larger varicose vein in the legs . A laser fibre is passed through thin tube into the vein. Laser is less pain only local anaesthesia is given. This treatment is used to close off a larger varicose vein instead of using to remove it. It is faster recovery time compared to vein stripping surgery.
Risk factor after Surgery:
- Skin burn
- Skin coloring changes
- Feeling of burning pain or picking after recovery from nerve.
- Small or large blood clotting in the vein or deep in the vein.
If Endovenous laser treatment does not close a vein you will need a second treatment depending on what is available in your area according to your choice that laser treatment radiofrequency etc.
After the treatment the patient have to wear compression stockings for 1 week or more you need some ultrasound after treatment to close the vein.