Normally, veins return blood from the rest of your body to your heart. The veins in legs have to work against gravity
Varicose veins are twisted, enlarged veins.Any superficial vein may become varicosed
Most common site is legs. Due to standing & walking upright increases the pressure in veins of the lower body.
Signs, when No Pain-
Signs, when Pain felt-
*Spider veins are similar to varicose veins, but smaller. Found closer to the skin's surface & are often red/blue.
They occur on legs, can also be found on the face. Vary in size and look like a spider's web.
Veins return blood from the body to the heart, so the blood can be recirculated. To return blood to your heart, the veins in your legs must work against gravity.
Structural aspects in pumping the blood to heart-
If Valves are weak/damaged, blood can flow backward & pool in the vein, causing the veins to stretch/twist.
Hence leading to Buldging of veins & formation of spider veins.
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