Vein Facts:

Varicose veins are a sign that there is high pressure in the veins. This is called venous insufficiency or venous hypertension.

November 1st, 2016

Understanding Post-thrombotic Syndrome (PTS)

Written by Dallas Vein Specialists on November 1, 2016

PTS Defined Postthrombotic (postphlebitic) syndrome (PTS) is a complication that occurs in nearly half of all patients with extensive deep vein thrombosis (DVT) in the leg. Because of its prevalence, it is important for patients with DVT to familiarize themselves with PTS, including symptoms and how to prevent it from developing. While it can be treated, there is no cure...