Go For The Best Peripheral Arterial Disease Treatment In Perth

Have you ever felt a sudden cramp calves, thighsor buttocks when you take a brisk evening walk with your pals? You may have noticed that the cramping discomfort usually ceases as soon as you stop walking. Then there might also be cases when the nagging pain, not so subtle anymore, lingers onto you for day … Continue reading Go For The Best Peripheral Arterial Disease Treatment In Perth

Opt for Laser Treatment in Perth to Treat Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are common.Do you notice swollen, twisted veins under the surface of the skin? Yes, they are varicose veins. These enlarged veins are blue or dark purple in colour with a lumpy, bulging appearance. Although the most common place isthelimbs,  it can occur in any part of the body. Most of the times, this … Continue reading Opt for Laser Treatment in Perth to Treat Varicose Veins

Aortic Aneurysm – A Silent Killer

Are you above 60? If the answer is “yes”, then it’s time to ask your doctor for an ultrasound scan of your aorta to find out, whether you are suffering from aortic aneurysm. Men smokers are more often affected and those with a family history of aortic aneurysm should not hesitate. Make sure the scan … Continue reading Aortic Aneurysm – A Silent Killer

Women’s Woes – The Pelvic Congestion Syndrome

Although there may be numerous reasons for women to suffer from chronic pain, the Pelvic Congestion Syndrome is diagnosed up in to 1/3 of all cases. Only a thorough diagnosis by vascular specialists can enlighten you about the real cause of that chronic pelvic pain if your gynaecologist ruled out other causes. PCS (Pelvic Congestion … Continue reading Women’s Woes – The Pelvic Congestion Syndrome

Varicose Veins – Incidence, Symptoms and Diagnosis

Varicose veins are very common. There is usually a strong family predisposition.  Women are more likely to suffer from this disease than men. Pregnancy and overweight are also risk factors for varicose veins. Varicose veins can be found mostly in the legs and thighs but also in the groins, private parts (vulva, scrotum) and also … Continue reading Varicose Veins – Incidence, Symptoms and Diagnosis

All you need to know about Venous Leg Ulcers

Symptoms commonly seen with varicose veins include: Dull aching or pain Heaviness or the feeling of leg pressure Swelling Tiredness or fatigue Restless legs at night Nighttime cramping Itching or burning Patients with chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) develop skin changes resulting from high pressures in the veins that then affect the fat and skin most … Continue reading All you need to know about Venous Leg Ulcers

Diagnosis & Treatment of Post Thrombotic Syndrome (PTS)

Incidence and Prevalence of PTS Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) affects 1 to 3 of 1000 people in the general population annually (1,2)Between 20% to 50% of patients with DVT develop post thrombotic syndrome (PTS)(3-8). PTS usually develops within a few months to a few years after DVT. Incidence of PTS continues to increase, even 10 … Continue reading Diagnosis & Treatment of Post Thrombotic Syndrome (PTS)

Chronic Venous Insufficiency and Post-thrombotic Syndrome (PTS)

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Every year,large number of people suffer from acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT; blood clots in a vein). Many of them, later on, develop symptoms affecting their legs. Chronic complications of DVT affecting legs is called “Post-thrombotic Syndrome” (PTS). Venous blood is normally being pushed through healthy vein to the heart but in cases of PTS … Continue reading Chronic Venous Insufficiency and Post-thrombotic Syndrome (PTS)