Itching / Burning / Numbness
Often times, patients with vein disease will notice itching or burning in their legs. This itching sometimes leads to dry skin or a rash called venous eczema. The burning sensation may also be accompanied by a throbbing feeling, and the skin may feel slightly numb or warm to the touch. Itching and/or burning on the legs may be a sign of vein disease whether or not varicose veins or spider veins are present.
Patients with diabetes are 10 times more likely to have vein disease than the general population, so it is especially important that these patients have a comprehensive ultrasound performed to determine if vein disease is present.
If you feel you may be struggling with vein disease or varicose veins, contact us today to schedule your initial consultation. Our vein specialists will perform an ultrasound to determine the severity of your vein disease and recommend treatment.
See our “Vein Treatment” tab to learn about the vein treatments we recommend and offer at Hamilton Vein Center.
If you are experiencing any signs or symptoms from vein disease including itchy legs, burning in your legs, or numbness in legs, call today to schedule your consultation with the vein specialists at Hamilton Vein Center. We are dedicated to our patients and the diagnosis and treatment of vein disease with vein clinics located in Houston including Sugar Land, Bellaire, Kingwood, Katy, Clear Lake, The Woodlands, Lake Jackson, and Willowbrook. In Austin, we are located in Round Rock and South Austin.
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