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Is vein stripping always the right solution to varicose veins?

Is vein stripping always the right solution to varicose veins?

What are your options when you wake up and begin to notice purple lines bulging from the surface of your legs, almost like a new highway being formed? These are known as varicose veins, superficial blood vessels that have become enlarged and twisted, diminishing blood flow and resulting in a deep colour. If this is you, you may be referred for venous stripping, but is it always the right choice? Let’s find out. Read more >


Owen Wiseman