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Can foam sclerotherapy be toxic?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 5 years ago
Is it bad for your health to have sclerotherapy? It seems dangerous to inject chemicals like that directly into the bloodstream. Couldn't they spread and cause damage to other veins/areas of the body?
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Can Foam Sclerotherapy in a perforator vein leak into a deep vein?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 3 years ago
I had the VENUS procedure done 4 weeks ago along with foam sclerotherapy into a perforator vein about 3" above my ankle. Ultrasound shows a thrombosis in this area. It is still hardened, tender, and h...
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Can I get a full body massage after the Sclerotherapy and, if so, how soon?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 2 years ago
It has been almost 3 weeks since I had the procedure. Is it OK to go for a full body massage? If not, when will I be able to go?
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How can I remove stains created by injections?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 2 years ago
I have done several procedures Foam Sclerotherapy, injections, etc. This has caused those areas to stain. Also the pain continues especially when I'm on my mentral cycle, which causes it to be even mo...
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What is the best method of treatment for bulging blue ankle veins?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 3 years ago
I have developed protruding blue veins around my ankle (my achilles heel area) and generally on my foot. Would foam sclerotherapy or just sclerotherapy be suitable in treating this? Would it help res...
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I developed thrombophlebitis after EVLT and foam sclerotherapy, what should I do?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 10 months ago
I had EVLT performed on both legs. A week later, I had a foam sclerotherapy treatment. I developed thrombophlebitis following the procedures, and was given ibuprofen 600 for 2 weeks. I am finding that...
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Is sclerotherapy the right treatment for buldging veins on the feet, or is there a better procedure?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 1 year ago
I have bulging veins on my feet that concern me health-wise. Can they be treated using sclerotherapy? Or, is there a better procedure for this particular area?
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Advantage over Asclera?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 2 years ago
what are the advantages (if any) over Asclera and also, must a compression stocking be worn after the proceedure AND EXACTLY for how long?
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Sclerotherapy to get rid of big veins on hands?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 3 years ago
I hate the big veins on my hands. Is it safe to get rid of them with sclerotherapy?
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What is used to create the foam in foam sclerotherapy?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 4 years ago
Is the foam a separate ingredient? What are the chances of an allergic reaction?
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Would foam sclerotheraphy work if I'm taking warfarin?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 2 years ago
My doctor says it's okay but I thought veins had to clot in order for the sclerotheraphy to be successful.
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Can sclerotherapy have a rebound effect and not only cause more spider veins, but also make the treated ones more prominent?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 3 years ago
I've had four rounds of sclerotherapy over the course of a year. Now they're much much worse, and there are new clusters of veins around the injection site. Is it possible sclerotherapy just doesn't ...
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My deep veins are not compressible after foam sclerotherapy and phlebitis.
Foam Sclerotherapy - 3 years ago
Should the inflammation settle and correct itself or could the deep veins be damaged causing post phlebitic limb? There was no sign of a clot although a lack of compressibility is worrying. My leg a...
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Sjogrens Syndrome and Foam Sclerotherapy
Foam Sclerotherapy - 2 years ago
What concerns should be considered for a Sjogrens Syndrome patient seeking Foam Sclerotherapy treatment?
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Can you explain blood clots related to superficial vein thrombosis?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 1 year ago
I am thinking about having foam sclerotherapy and I was once told by a doctor that the blood will clot from the foam and then the foam shrinks the vein. Can you explain this process? How long does the...
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Is Foam scerotherapy used for the ablation of the Saphenous vein like EVLT or ligation?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 5 years ago
Is Foam Sclerotherapy effective on the larger variscosities of the legs and should this type of procedure be guided by ultrasound? A vascular surgeon stated ultasound guided Foam Sclerotherapy is safe...
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Pain in my foot following sclerotherapy
Foam Sclerotherapy - 3 years ago
I had UGS 5 months ago. The doctor then injected unguided foam into a vein on the front of my calf that went into the veins in my foot, I developed 2 ulcers at the front ankle I have had worsening pai...
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What are the advantages of using CO2 Foam?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 4 years ago
What are the advantages of CO2 when used as an injectable for vein procedures?? What are the risks?
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Can sitting in a hot tub 2 months after foam sclerotherapy affect the results of my procedure?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 6 months ago
Treated 2/28/14 minor saphenous vein. Aspirated twice. Tenderness and lumps ever since the initial procedure. Can't go without compression - hurts/aches/swells. Can sitting in a hot tub 2 months after...
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