Varicose Veins: Causes, Symptoms and treatment at Royal Lush Clinic

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Pregnancy is the time when a woman feels like carrying a blessing within them. Women experience a lot of changes during the pregnancy like acne, boil, rashes, dark spots on nipples and inner thighs At the same time mother-to-be can be very anxious and undergo various mood swings during this time. There can be various complications that might occur during this time and one of them is varicose veins. 

What are varicose veins ?

Varicose veins developed during the pregnancy are visible blue, red, or purple veins which are twisted , ropelike structures that bulge out of the legs. Varicose veins  may get worse during pregnancy. 

What are the causes of development of varicose veins?

With time, the growth in the uterus creates pressure on the right side of the veins which further leads to additional pressure on your leg veins. Weak or damaged valves can lead to  the damage caused.

Varicose veins tend to occur if other members of your family have also faced the same issue. This problem gets worse as you get older and also with each successive pregnancy.  Standing for a long duration, a woman carrying twins in her womb or being overweight are the other factors responsible for developing varicose veins. 

What are the symptoms of varicose veins?

  • Veins are visible in blue or purple colour. 
  • Itching and burning sensation in the affected area 
  • The area develops sores or appear swollen 
  • Pain in legs  if you stand or sit at a single place for a long time. 
  • Muscle cramps can also be experienced. 
  • If in case the problem is serious, one can face the issue like formation of blood clots and bleeding because the veins close to the skin bursts. 

What treatment is suggested for varicose veins?

Though there are various pointers that are suggested for varicose veins like:

  • Don’t stick in one place, keep moving. If you keep on sitting or standing for long, it interrupts the blood flow. 
  • Keep on lifting your feet.
  • Avoid crossing your legs while sitting.
  • Doing exercise daily , if your doctor approves it.

But a best treatment can only be suggested by a best Dermatologist. Dr. Syed Nazim Hussain, is a highly qualified and experienced dermatologist based in South Delhi. He and his team are ever ready to help guide you through the varicose veins treatment as per your present situation. 

What is Sclerotherapy? 


Sclerotherapy is the minimally invasive & virtually painless procedure for varicose veins. Sclerotherapy at Royal lush clinic is performed under the supervision of Dr. Syed. Using a fine needle, a chemical is injected directly into the patient’s veins. 

When to go ahead with sclerotherapy?

If you’re pregnant and the symptoms mentioned above are prevalent then you must surely visit the doctor for advice. Also begin with the treatment as soon as the doctor suggests to do so. If the same issue runs in the family, the decision will be taken by your dermatologist on how to go ahead with the further treatment. 

Sclerotherapy by Dr. Syed, who is a top dermatologist in Delhi, will not just give you correct guidance but also assured results. 

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