Venous hypertension

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What is venous hypertension?

The valves of the leg can become damaged by trauma, obesity, or other co-occurring conditions. When the valves work improperly they will allow backflow of venous blood in veins and will cause a rise in the pressure of the vein wall. Symptoms may include swelling, skin discoloration, and leg ulcers.

Common symptoms reported by people with venous hypertension

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with venous hypertension

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Compare treatments taken by people with venous hypertension

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Who has venous hypertension on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 0
40s 0
50s 2
60s 2
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

67% Female
33% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 1
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from venous hypertension patients who have completed their condition history
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