Spider Vein Treatments And What To Expect

Spider Veins - Treatment by Vein Specialists of PittsburghSpider veins are red, blue, purple, or pinkish lines which can be seen on the outer part of the skin in a spider-leg arrangement. The actual structure you are seeing is a vessel called capillaries or small veins (venules) which have become larger than structurally designed and become apparent on the skin.

Does Sclerotherapy Involve Side Effects?


Common side effects include bruising, redness, swelling or itching at the injection site.

These are minor and short lived effects.

Major complications are rare. You may return to your normal activity level immediately after treatment.

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