What range is considered mild reflux?

I had Doppler ultra sound and have reflux in deep veins behind the knee 1.5. Is that normal or mild? The saphenous vein inside my leg in is 1.2 reflux. I started wearing compression stockings of 23-30 mmHg.

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2 months ago by Vanish Vein and Laser Center

Reflux in the superficial veins (saphenous) is abnormal when >.5sec and in the deep system when >1sec. So you have very mild reflux and the treatment would be support hose, exercise and keeping the weight controlled.

2 months ago by Vanish Vein and Laser Center (View Profile)

Reflux in the superficial veins (saphenous) is abnormal when >.5sec and in the deep system when >1sec. So you have very mild reflux and the treatment would be support hose, exercise and keeping the weight controlled.


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