Vein Facts:

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

August 31st, 2020

A Disease of the Endothelium

Written by Dallas Vein Specialists on August 31, 2020

More and more it seems that COVID-19 is a disease of the ENDOTHELIUM, the thin single layer of cells lining the inside of our arteries and veins. While the lung findings are devastating in many patients, it may be that this is only the entry point for the virus. The virus attaches to the ACE 2 receptors, which are numerous...