On their own, spider veins are rarely dangerous. However, in some cases, they may be associated with other conditions that pose a more serious risk to your health.
Vein disease is a blanket term used to describe a variety of specific conditions including deep venous thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism (PE), chronic venous disease (CVD), and venous thromboembolism (VTE).
Vein Disease Symptoms Are Not the Same for Everyone Many patients at my Boca Raton vein center, The Kimmel Institute, are shocked when we tell them that that they are suffering from venous diseas
Do you think you know all about vein disease? You might be missing some facts. Although vein diseases, such as varicose veins, are fairly common, so is misinformation about the conditions.
About half of all American adults have vein disease, according to the Society of Interventional Radiology, including varicose veins which affect half of all people over the age of 50 and up to 25 percent of Americans overall.