Treatment and Procedures

Picture of Spider Veins After Sclerotherapy Treatment

Picture of Spider Veins after Sclerotherapy Treatment

Sclerotherapy involves the injection of chemical agents into veins to destroy them. This photo depicts an area previously affected by spider veins. The veins were effectively destroyed by successful sclerotherapy treatment.

Image Source: Color Atlas of Cosmetic Dermatology Marc R. Avram, Sandy Tsao, Zeina Tannous, Mathew M. Avram Copyright 2007 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2012: "Sclerotherapy (Injection Techniques) for Spider Veins on the Legs"