“In fact, NICE guidelines say and prompt treatment, varicose veins can continue to worsen, and can lead to more concerning health problems.”
Among these complications are blood clots and leg ulcers, which have different characteristics, but pose similar dangers.
Other causes of Varicose veins
According to Professor Whitely, varicose veins are primarily a hereditary condition.
Therefore, anyone with a close family member that has a history of varicose vein issues can assume that they are likely to inherit the varicose vein tendency.