CONCERN BLUE OR RED STREAKS, WEBS, ON YOUR LEGS?

Will those netting go away on its own? We can attend to your concern and improve your condition progressively. Do not assume this is just a simple aesthetic problem.

What?

Spider veins, (telangectasias) are fine, reddish or bluish veins visible just under the skin.
These veins can appear anywhere in the body but are most commonly seen on the face (around the nose and cheeks) and on the legs.

why?

An increased pressure in the veins of the legs or venous hypertension is the common cause of spi-der veins.

Who?

Risk factors for developing spider veins in the legs include:

  1. Age, especially between 50 to 60 years of age
  2. Female gender
  3. Obesity
  4. Lifestyle factors
  5. Multiple pregnancies
symptoms

Spider veins rarely cause any significant symptoms.

However, the presence of these veins may signify underlying venous hypertension in the larger veins in the legs. These may cause symptoms of calf pain and tightness, calf cramps and leg swell-ing.

When?

Seek treatment if you have any unpleasant symptoms that bother you. Take note also of how long the symptoms have been and whether they are getting worse. Pay attention and listen to the subtle messages that your body is sending to you.

how?

Investigation

Treatment