One can find a lot of people that wear compression stockings in order to maintain full control on the circulation around leg veins. This also helps them reduce swelling in their legs to a certain extent. They can be used in the treatment or diagnosis of ulcers. It can also be used in the diagnosis of varicose veins.
It helps in reducing the chances of formation of blood clots in deep veins of the legs. In other words it prevents the occurrence of deep vein thrombosis. They are also denoted by the term graduated compression stockings. This kind of treatment procedure can be used for the treatment of a number of situations that affects body circulation. It can also prevent the occurrence of such situations.
A blood clot, usually in deep veins on the leg is a deep vein thrombosis. The blood clot can get damaged or become loose at any time convenient. It will then travel to the lungs creating a blockage in blood vessels. Varicose veins are an alternative problem of thrombosis.
This situation occurs when swollen veins are there in the skin of a person. They have dark appearance on the skin. The affects of varicose veins can be seen in legs frequently. Its affects can be seen in thighs or on calf. Veins of the legs have damaged valves that lead to varicose vein thrombosis. Continue reading “Compression Stockings For DVT”