Treatment of Varicose Veins of Legs in safe and simple ways 2023
What are Varicose Veins?
It is a health problem that affects the veins as a result of the inadequate functioning of the valves inside them. It leads to swelling of veins as a result of a large amount of blood accumulation inside the vein. It appears on the leg in a dark blue and red color, affecting the aesthetic shape of the legs.
Which group has the risk of developing varicose veins?
Varicose veins is a widespread disease, affecting about 40% of women and 20% of men.
Modern treatments for varicose veins such as Laser and Injection have made getting rid of varicose veins very easy and painless, and almost no surgery is required.
Varicose Veins of Legs:
We can divide the varicose veins into:
Type I: varicose veins are greater than 3 ml, with the reflux of the main surface veins valves, it is this type that causes pain, with swelling of the leg, a sense of weight in the leg, and the neglect of treatment of this type leads to a lot of complications such as veins clots, intravenous ulcers, itching, with brown skin pigmentation at the ankle.
Type II: It is capillaries, which do not cause pain or complications, but lead to distortion of the appearance of the leg.
There are three ways to treat varicose veins:
- Varicose veins of legs treatment using Laser:
Varicose Veins of Legs treatment using Laser is one of the latest medical techniques in the field of blood vessels away from complex surgeries. Varicose veins of legs are removed under local anaesthetia for a period of 30 minutes to an hour after which the patient can return home without having to stay in hospital.
The doctor uses the catheter and inserts it into the infected vein, the laser radiation closes the vein due to the resulting heat of laser beams, the vein disappears and dies.
Varicose Veins of Legs treatment using Laser is performed through several sessions determined by the doctor depending on the patient's case.
The Cost of Laser Treatment for Varicose veins of Legs:
The Laser Treatment for Varicose veins of Legs cost is determined based on the competence of the attending physician and his experience in the field of blood vessels, as well as the hospital cost and medical tools used in treatment,
Dr. Waleed El-Daly Consultant Vascular and Peripheral Catheterization Surgeon has considerable experience in the treatment of varicose veins with the latest medical techniques using lasers and injections to eliminate the problem of varicose veins once and for all.
-The Treatment of Varicose Veins of Legs by Injection:
Injection therapy is a medical technique that is used through a fine needle through which a substance is injected into the infected vein to get rid of the blockage and absorb blood again. The doctor uses compressive ligaments during and after the injection to help the walls of the blood vessels stick together and then disappear and do not reappear again.
Injection therapy technique is characterized by rapid results as the patient feels the pain disappearance after the procedure as well as the improved leg shape, the Varicose Veins of Legs can be treated with injection in more than one session as determined by the doctor according to the patient's condition.
Instructions after injection:
- Wear compression socks after the operation.
- No exposure to sunlight to avoid skin pigmentation.
- Avoid from stressed activities after the operation.
-CLaCS technique for the treatment of Varicose Veins:
It is a modern technique used to treat varicose veins and venous capillaries by blending more than one specialized treatment method and intense laser illusion sclerosis by injection, cooling to prevent pain, where varicose veins are treated with CLaCS by directing intense laser through the skin on the damaged vein, and then sclerotherapy by injecting a special solution to treat the infected varicose veins, all of which is directed with a cooling ray at the place of treatment to prevent any pain.