- 67 yo female presented with 1-year history of BLE edema (LT>RT), which has progressively worsened over last 3 months.
- Swelling is mild in the morning and becomes severe at the end of the day.
- Denies any leg pain. Left leg becomes tired with prolonged standing. No visible varicose veins or skin damage.
Patient is a 54 year old male with symptomatic right lower extremity varicose veins. They have been present for over 15 years and have progressively worsened with increasing symptoms.
Has been using ECS 20-30mmHg for last 5 years. Now comes in seeking possible treatment. PMH – Provoked left LE tibial DVT after trauma. Treated with Coumadin for 6 months. No symptoms in the left leg.