5 early signs of varicose veins

Varicose veins

Varicose veins manifests itself from person to person in a different way. But, the fact is that varicose changes are not curable. And, if you have already appeared unpleasant at the sight of the nodes, are difficult to overcome. To get rid for ever from them, in most cases, you will only be operation.

And all of this is just the beginning: if the disease progresses, then broke the nutrition of the tissues, and appear varicose spots and the ulcers healed. It is therefore important to suspect you, its first symptoms and start fighting.

Causes of varicose veins

Many people mistakenly believe that varicose veins come with age, and is just standing there. However, in reality, everything is very different: can occur already at the age of 20 years, in practically all the veins. Of course, most often affects the legs, but also it is not uncommon to defeat hemorrhoidal veins (hemorrhoids), esophageal varices, varicose veins, liver failure, etc. Today we talk about the most widespread varicose veins of the lower limbs.

Varicose the changes that occur because of thelack of elasticity of the wall of the blood vessels. Such a defect can be transmitted by hereditary, lose tone can be the result of a long work in a position, thanks to a strong stress (some kinds of sports, the increase of gravity, shoes with a heel 4 cm, excessive weight, etc.) So varicose no one is immune, even the young.

The first symptoms of varicose veins

    High — heeled shoes- the main causing factor of varicose veins
  1. The heaviness in the legs, in the evening, and after the loads

    This is possible not to give attention to, because the heaviness in the legs is a natural consequence of the load. However, such loads it is better to give up. If loads cannot refuse, then you need to at least wear compression stockings. Otherwise the blood stasis will increase and the disease progresses.
  2. The pain

    The pain appears because of vienna with issues of tone, do not raise the blood above. Stagnates, crushes the blood vessels and the surrounding tissue, causing pain and swelling. In the first moment of pain rare, but in the third, fourth phase-the pain has always accompanied human life.
  3. The swelling of the legs

    The swelling associated also in this case the blood pressure on the blood vessels and tissue. And those places, where the pressure was too great and caused the defeat, is inflamed. The inflammation causes increased vascular permeability and exit of the blood plasma in the tissue.
    At first, swelling to a small increase in calf circumference up to 1 cm) and occur in the evening. In the latter stages are already evident throughout the day.
  4. Expanded veins and capillaries
  5. Spider veins and visible veins superficial

    Asterisk is capillaries located near the skin and foam because of the changes. But this is not always the testimony of varicose veins, they can sometimes be the cause of the injury, hormonal disorders.
    Varicose veins starts with the subcutaneous veins or capillaries. First in the form of stars and stripes and then in the form of large wide veins. The veins then begin to appear, and for the third phase are formed whole large pieces (c. d. nodes).
  6. Cramps and numbness in the legs

    These sensations may also be associated with varicose veins. The fact is that changes in line of principle the nutrition of the tissues of the entire leg, from this at times appear to sensations of tingling and numbness. The most obvious steps is characterized by nocturnal leg cramps.

What to do?

In truth evaluate the tone of the veins can only physician (vascular surgeon). If you have these symptoms, it is not superfluous to wear a preventive compression stockings, do workout for the legs, more often to walk and get rid of the uncomfortable, tight shoes.