Pelvic Congestion Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
Pelvic Congestion Syndrome is a painful condition usually affecting women of childbearing age. It is thought to be caused by enlarged pelvic veins. Dr. Shubha Varma discusses ways to treat this common but underdiagnosed disorder.
Pregnant and Now Have Painful Pelvic Varicose Veins?
Pregnancy is one of the leading risk factors for varicose veins. Some research indicates 40% of pregnant women will develop them!
The Relationship Between Varicose Veins and Menstrual Cycles
Some women complain that their varicose veins feel extra painful prior to their period each month. There’s a scientific reason
What Patients Should Know about May-Thurner Syndrome
May-Thurner syndrome can increase your chance of developing dangerous blood clots. Learn more about the symptoms of this painful condition
Common Causes of Chronic Pelvic Pain in Women
One of the most common causes of chronic pelvic pain is pelvic congestion syndrome. Here’s how you can recognize the
What Is Pelvic Congestion Syndrome?
When varicose veins develop around the ovaries, it can result in a chronic medical condition called pelvic congestion syndrome. Fortunately,
Understanding Vulvar Varicosities
Understanding Vulvar Varicosities Theresa M. Soto, MD FACOG, FACS As patients and clinicians are becoming more familiar and comfortable with the examination,