Spider veins and varicose veins are a common disease
You will find detailed information in our vein dictionary
Determining which disease is present by assigning the specific findings to the respective condition. The aim of the diagnostic investigation of varicose veins is to identify their nature and extent, in order to decide on the best treatment strategy. The diagnosis of varicose veins is made with the aid of the patient’s anamnesis (medical history), a physical examination, and Doppler or duplex ultrasound.