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Varicose Veins Be Gone

New Treatments Vanish Varicose and Spider Veins

Zapping Varicose Veins Away continued...

The foam sclerotherapy is something that Europeans use which is a great treatment for spider veins," Ostad says.

The treatment of varicose veins "is revolutionized without a doubt," he tells WebMD. "Thirty years ago, it involved vein stripping which left tremendously large deformed scars all over the legs and you wouldn't even be able to wears skirts after the procedure," he says. "And all the veins came back, so you would have scars and veins," he says.

Today's treatments involve no skin scars and much fewer risks than the older procedures, he says.

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