Varicose veins are enlarged, relief, twisted blood vessels, usually on lower extremities, which causes pain, itching (pruritus), sensation of heaviness and edema in the legs, and other discomfort. In addition, varicose veins are aesthetic problem. in these cases, you can use the injection sclerotherapy.
Sclerotherapy is an effective and safe method for treatment of various varicose diseases. A special irritating substance – a sclerosant – is injected into the damaged blood vessels, which, after fulfilling some conditions, helps to remove the damaged veins. The result is immediately visible. The site of injection is dressed with an elastic bandage. A pigmentation may be observed after the procedure, which will fully disappear within 2 weeks.
Indications for the procedure:
A needle with a small diameter or mini catheter is used for the procedure. Modern sclerosants are completely safe. Sclerotherapy ensures excellent treatment and cosmetic effect for a long term, or even permanently in some cases.