Varicose veins are seen under the skin as blue, enlarged and folded.
Although swelling is seen as a result of the expansion of the veins at the beginning, the increase in varicose veins results in large veins.
Packs may form and even vessel cracks may occur. Varicose veins are more common in women than men.
The incidence increases with advancing age.
What causes varicose veins?
Many factors play a role in the formation mechanism of varicose veins. pregnancy, obesity, standing for a long time, some
occupations, being a woman, birth control pills and hormone treatments, wearing tight clothes, constipation, old age and
Varicose veins may occur due to genetic factors.
What are the symptoms of varicose veins?
The main complaints caused by varicose veins are:
Blue purple bumps on legs
Feeling of heaviness in the legs
swelling in the legs
numbness in the legs
Are there different types of heirs?
heirs; It is divided into three as capillary varices, reticular varices and great vein varices.
How is varicose veins treated?
It is one of the methods used to correct varicose veins, namely vascular sclerotherapy, by foaming into the vein. However
In this method, varicose veins are more likely to recur. It is more effective to administer the sclerosant drug directly. CUTERA XEO
With the Nd YAG device, the remaining capillaries and large vessels are destroyed by creating an energy explosion.
is being done. It is the most powerful device in the world in this regard. Only local anesthesia is used during these procedures and
Patients can be treated as day-care and can leave the hospital.
How to prevent the development of varicose veins?
Regular exercise (running, walking, cycling, swimming)
Not working while standing or sitting for long periods of time
Losing excess weight
Not sitting cross-legged for long periods of time
Not wearing very tight and tight clothing
Prefer comfortable shoes over heels
Using Compression Stockings in the Treatment of Varicose Veins
Treatment of varicose problem resulting from circulatory disorders and venous insufficiency.
It is recommended to use compression stockings because they are supportive. To be used under the supervision of a doctor
varicose stockings; to be used for at least 8 hours during the day and to be worn before getting out of bed in the morning.
required. It should be used more in the winter period.
ND-Yag Laser in capillary treatment
With the ND-Yag laser, which can be applied to everyone, it is the latest in removing superficial stains known as epidermal pigment.
very successful results are obtained. The ND-Yag laser produces a high quality laser beam, especially for the face and skin.
It provides an advantage in the treatment of capillary enlargement in the leg area. ND-Yag laser,
vascular structures in the body and capillaries where hemoglobin in blood cells accumulates heavily
It is used against lesions called ‘telangiectasia’. Destroying the capillary
ND-Yag laser, the most accepted and widely used in the world, has the least side effects and maximum effect.
is one of the methods. ND-Yag used in the treatment of condensed spots as a result of vascularization
Successful results are obtained with laser. In addition, by operating on the veins feeding the hair root, some
This laser, which is also used to reduce hair, supports other hair removal methods.