Vein Facts:

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

June 22nd, 2017

The Importance of Treating Feeder Veins in Conjunction with Spider Veins

Written by Dallas Vein Specialists on June 22, 2017

FEEDER VEINS EXPLAINED The importance of “feeder veins” in the study and treatment of spider veins (telangiectasias) of the leg is well established. “Feeder veins” are a type of reticular veins, which are plentiful throughout the legs, forming a reticular network beneath the skin surface, hence the name RETICULAR. Most reticular veins have no relationship to spider veins, but when...