A CLINICAL STUDY AND MANAGEMENT OF VARICOSE VEINS IN LOWER LIMBS

Dr. Gaje Venu, Dr. Srinivasa Karthik

Abstract


To study the clinical presentations, surgical management and its outcome and complications associated with varicose veins in lower limbs. A total 50 number of patients with primary varicose veins admitted, investigated operated and followed up. Final outcome evaluated. All the information was taken down in the proforma designed for the study. : In the study it was noted that the varicose veins affect the young adult and middle age population (20-60yrs). Most of the patients were males (84%) and majority of patients sought medical help for one or the other complications (92%). Long saphenous vein involvement was seen in 60% of patients and both LSV & SSV involvement in 12%.


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