Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Vein Insufficiency Symptoms

Venous insufficiency can causes symptoms in one or both legs.

Symptoms of venous insufficiency include:

Worsening venous insufficiency may lead to symptoms of stasis dermatitis, which also include:

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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Vein Insufficiency References
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