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Venous ulcers typically occur on the malleolus (ankle) or the medial aspect of the leg superior to the malleolus. The ulcer is shallow, irregular, ruddy, and ...

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Overview of Venous Stasis Ulcers. A stasis ulcer is a breakdown of the skin (ulcer ) caused by fluid build-up in the skin from poor vein function (venous ...

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If the valves are damaged, blood can flow the wrong way down the veins, which results in a very high pressure in the veins when standing up. This abnormally ...

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The cause of venous ulcers is high pressure in the veins of the lower leg. The veins have one-way valves that keep blood flowing up toward your heart.

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A venous stasis ulcer, also known as a venous insufficiency ulcer, means that there is an impairment or lack of venous blood flow to an area of the skin.

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A venous stasis ulcer is a wound that occurs due to improper functioning of venous valves in the legs. They can be chronic wounds that usually are very painful ...

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It often occurs in people with conditions that affect blood flow in the legs, such as chronic venous insufficiency and varicose veins. Without treatment, it can lead ...

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Jun 10, 2014 ... People who are not in the healthcare field may not be familiar with venous stasis ulcers, which are the most common type of lower extremity ...

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Feb 13, 2019 ... Stasis ulcers, or venous ulcers, are ulcers due to venous insufficiency. They are large, irregularly shaped, shallow ulcers that often demonstrate ...

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Nov 13, 2020 ... Venous leg ulceration (VLU) is a medically, financially, and psychologically debilitating disease for patients and a financial burden for the ...