Venous Insufficiency: Introduction
Venous Insufficiency: A condition where the valves in the leg veins are unable to pump blood to the heart which causes blood to pool below the defective valves.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Venous Insufficiency is available below.
Symptoms of Venous Insufficiency
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symptoms of Venous Insufficiency
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Venous Insufficiency:
- High Blood Pressure: Home Testing
- Heart Health: Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Venous Insufficiency?
Venous Insufficiency: Related Patient Stories
Venous Insufficiency: Complications
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Causes of Venous Insufficiency
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Venous Insufficiency: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Venous Insufficiency
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this undiagnosed...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,
whereas there are various less...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children.
Some of the symptoms of...read more »
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Venous Insufficiency: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Venous Insufficiency
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Venous Insufficiency: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Venous Insufficiency
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Research about Venous Insufficiency
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Clinical Trials for Venous Insufficiency
The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally
and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Venous Insufficiency include:
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Clinical Trials for Venous Insufficiency
Venous Insufficiency: Broader Related Topics
Types of Venous Insufficiency
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Definitions of Venous Insufficiency:
Dilated tortuous vein, usually in subcutaneous tissues of the leg; incompetency of venous valves is associated.
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