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Disease Information : Varicose Veins : Risk Factors

Varicose Veins : Risk Factors

Risk Factors for the Development of Varicose Veins

The most important factors leading to the development of varicose veins include:

Less physical activity, a higher blood pressure, and obesity have also been linked with the presence of varicose veins in females.

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