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Compression Therapy

Overview
Compression therapy is a treatment used to prevent the swelling, pain, and ulcerations that may occur after an episode of deep-vein thrombosis, vein removal, or blood clots in the deep veins of the leg.

Detailed Description
Patients are required to wear compression stockings to reduce leg swelling and pain. Compression therapy is also used as an alternative to surgery to reduce the pain and swelling of varicose veins. Workers who stand all day are encouraged to wear compression stockings to increase venous circulation.

Last updated: 26-May-04


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Varicose Vein
By adrianwillson

Posted: Oct 13, 2018
In most cases the varicose veins doesn't cause any pain but it looks ugly. So treatment of varicose veins required and vein care must be done by the people. Giving a visit the to the vein doctor is ...

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