Foam Sclerotherapy Questions

I had ultrasound guided foam sclerotherapy in both legs in 2013, and now I have truncal reflux, pain, more veins and swelling in one leg. Why?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 2 months ago4 answers
My right leg is two inches wider than my left. The surgeon gave that leg more injections. I've recently seen someone who says that since the procedure was done I now have lipodema and reflux in my truncal veins. Can scierotherapy make this condition worse and cause pain, swelling and fluid? What can I do to improve? Thank you.
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I had foam sclerotherapy 4 months ago and I still have a lumpy and sore area. It hurts after sitting for a while. Is this normal?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 2 months ago4 answers
It was a large vein that was treated and whilst it no longer protrudes, you can feel it under the skin.
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I had varicose vein treatment via sclerotherapyon my shin 5 weeks ago. It feels tight and stings some of the time.
Foam Sclerotherapy - 2 months ago2 answers
My shin feels tight and a little numb. The skin has discoloration (reddish brown) and it stings where the vein is frequently.
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Arm Vein & Hand Foam Sclerotherapy. Please Help
Foam Sclerotherapy - 2 months ago1 answer
I had foam sclerotherapy to my superficial arms and hands. I now have very dry hands and fingertips and have not had them in any period before. Could the removal of these veins cause my issues? The cephalic and ante branchial veins in arms look to have been removed. Are there any studies out there that show that this is safe to do? I am worried I have been recommended a procedure that has affected my health. I would really appreciate any help as to what I can do to resolve this issue.
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My husband had his varicose veins removed
Foam Sclerotherapy - 3 months ago7 answers
My husband had his veins removed on Monday and he has a black piece hanging from his calf which we thought was dried blood. When we pulled it, it is attached to a little vessel which started to bleed. Do you have advice?
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My leg and foot are swollen after foam sclerotherapy. Could this be lymphedema?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 6 months ago4 answers
A month and a half ago I had a foam sclerotherapy in my lower right leg. Immediately my lower leg and foot swelled up from the injection site down and hasn't subsided since. Could this be lymphedema? I had my saphenous veins ablated in both thighs and lower left leg, and those are still sore, too.
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Leg and foot swelling after foam injection in shin bone on right leg. Will it subside?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 6 months ago3 answers
I have swelling from the calf down to the foot after sclerotherapy foam injection in right lower leg. It's been a month and a half. I'm worried that the foam leaked out and damaged my lymph ducts, causing lymphedema. The swelling started immediately after the injection and hasn't subsided. Will it subside -- if likely, how long? Thanks for your time. Treatment timeline: saphenous veins in thigh ablated early August. Veins in lower left leg ablated shortly after, then foam right leg.
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Are heart palpitations normal after sclerotherapy? Are the two even related?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 8 months ago2 answers
A week ago I underwent sclerotherapy. I had no symptoms of concern when I went for follow up. However, I suffer from PVC and heart palpitations already, and for the last 3 days that's been acting up. My PVC can be brought on by stress. I've also had a dry cough for the same period but I'm pretty certain that's sinusitis. I'm just concerned because I go in for my second leg tomorrow. Could the sclerotherapy cause this?
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I have a deep red area near my ankle. What can this be?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 10 months ago1 answer
I have developed this deep red area near my ankles, on both legs. They are not raised, just very red and the area is itchy. What can this be?
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I had foam sclerotherapy for a perforator vein and the doctor said he got a little in my deep system. Could a blood clot in my deep system?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 10 months ago3 answers
After the procedure, the doctor made me walk for 15 min in the clinic. Now, I am afraid I may develop a blood clot in my deep system. How long does it take to develop a deep clot after an injection. I have no symptoms 2 days later.
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What treatment is best for the removal of reticular veins?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 11 months ago3 answers
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How many days before and/or after sclerotherapy do I need to stop taking aspirin?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 1 year ago8 answers
I take 81 mg of aspirin per day. I do so for general well-being. If I'm contemplating sclerotherapy, how many days before and/or after do I need to stop the aspirin?
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I have hard lumps and pain in my treated leg. Is this normal? What do I do?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 1 year ago4 answers
I had foam scleotherapy 16 days ago on a very superficial varicose vein behind my left knee. The surgeon injected the vein with foam; however, at that moment, I felt pain along the vein in my inner thigh. I now still have bruising and there are palpable tender lumps along the length of the vein on my inner thigh. There is also pain on my left in that upper calf...no palpable lump though. What is this new calf pain?
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I have hard lumps and pain in my treated leg. Is this normal? What do I do?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 1 year ago4 answers
I had foam scleotherapy 16 days ago on a very superficial varicose vein behind my left knee. The surgeon injected the vein with foam; however, at that moment, I felt pain along the vein in my inner thigh. I had severe bruising along this vein even though it was far from the site of injection. I now still have bruising and there are palpable tender lumps along the length of the vein on my inner thigh for about 4-5 inches. Is this normal? What do I do?
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A varicose vein near my ankle bled profusely. Would foam sclerotherapy help prevent further bleeding?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 1 year ago5 answers
I have had varicose veins for 25 years. I did have injections 20 years ago and have had a varicose vein near the ankle bleed profusely. I've been found to have a faulty valve in my groin. I take blood pressure medication; I tend to bleed easily. Will sclerotherapy help prevent further bleeding?
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What causes visual symptoms to occur after sclerotherapy?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 1 year ago3 answers
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Is it typical for a doctor to recommend thermal ablation after sclerotherapy?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 1 year ago6 answers
Twenty days ago I had sclerotherapy on my great saphenous vein. Unfortunately, the vein did not close, although I had one more sclerotherapy injection in the following days. Now, my doctor says that it is necessary to close the vein with thermo ablation. What's your position about that? Is this typical? It is possible to perform a thermo ablation after a sclerotherapy injection? Thanks a lot.
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Is it usual to still feel pain 2.5 weeks after foam sclerotherapy treatment for varicose veins?
Foam Sclerotherapy - 1 year ago3 answers
I had the great and short saphenous veins treated on both legs. I am still wearing compression hose during the day but my legs feel very tender and bruised and it hurts when I walk.
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