Varicose Veins (cont.)
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When to Seek Medical Care
If a person has varicose veins, any of the following warrant a visit to a health care professional:
Varicose veins alone are relatively harmless, but every now and then they can cause minor problems.
Having varicose veins does not necessarily mean the person will eventually have a blood clot or that a blood clot somehow caused them.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 2/9/2016
Shabir Bhimji, MD
Amy Smookler, MD
Mara Aloi, MD
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