I have written more than 20 different articles over the past few years about venous insufficiency highlighting the different patient types and presentations of this common disease. Just when I feel as though I have seen every possible clinical presentation or story, another patient with a different story walks through our doors. It remains clear to me that our continued efforts at sharing our clinical experience regarding the various and often obscure presentations of symptomatic venous insufficiency are well worth it.
Venous insufficiency, or leaky veins, is often the underlying cause of many seemingly unrelated symptoms. A thorough evaluation by a qualified vein specialist utilizing modern ultrasound techniques can expose that hidden culprit.