The term commonly refers to the superficial veins on the leg, although varicose veins
occur elsewhere.smptoms include tortuous,dilated veins
, aching, heavy legs
, redness, dryness, and itchiness of areas of skin and ankle swelling.
It is true that varicose veins occur more commonly in elderly women but it can occur in men also.
Treatment of varicose veins include conservative treatment and interventional treatment.