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Cosmetic Surgery: Varicose or spider veins

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Varicose Veins and Spider Veins Fact Sheet — This fact sheet provides information about varicose and spider veins, including the causes, prevention, potential dangers, and treatment.
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">Below-the-belt Dermatological Conditions (Copyright © American Academy of Dermatology) — This publication separates fact from myth when it comes to treating spider and varicose veins, cellulite, and problems caused by pedicures.

Do's and Don'ts for the Treatment of Spider and Varicose Veins (Copyright © American Society for Dermatologic Surgery) — This fact sheet offers tips for improving the appearance of varicose and spider veins. It also explains what increases your risk of varicose veins, and what you can do to prevent them.

">Vein Treatments: What to Expect Before, During, and After (Copyright © American Academy of Dermatology) — This publication explains treatment options for varicose and spider veins, including how different procedures work and what you can expect as a patient.

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">American Academy of Dermatology

"> American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

">American Society For Dermatologic Surgery

"> American Society of Plastic Surgeons

"> National Research Center for Women & Families

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