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Venous insufficiency is a condition where the flow of blood from the legs to the heart is impaired. The most common causes of venous insufficiency are deep vein thrombosis and varicose veins, according to Cleveland Clini... More »

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High blood pressure in the veins of the leg and deep vein thrombosis, which is a deep vein blood clot, are possible causes of venous insufficiency, also known as chronic venous insufficiency, states WebMD. Individuals wh... More »

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Treatment for venous insufficiency includes elevating the legs, wearing compression stockings, keeping legs uncrossed when sitting and exercising to relieve pressure in the veins of the legs; sclerotherapy, in which the ... More »

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