Varicose Veins vs. Spider Veins

Varicose Veins and Spider Veins Differences_Northern Illinois Vein Clinic

Many people make the mistake of using the terms “varicose veins” and “spider veins” interchangeably, but they are actually two different vein disorders. The Mayo Clinic describes spider veins as “a common, mild variation of varicose veins” but also states that “varicose veins can cause aching pain and discomfort” and may sometimes lead to more […]

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