Harvard Women's Health Watch

Ask the doctor: Can getting rid of varicose veins cause venous insufficiency?

I have varicose veins and would like to get rid of them. Could that lead to venous insufficiency?

To continue reading this article you must be registered.

Get Licensed Content to Harvard Health

If you are interested in licensing content from Harvard Health Publications, please contact us using our online form. Our licensing and business development professionals will help you leverage consumer health content from Harvard Medical School as a clear differentiator in helping achieve your business goals.

Contact Us

Customer Log In