More than 170 Millions people globally suffer from CVI*, Chronic venous insufficiency, which is often associated with varicose veins, a twisted and enlarged veins close to the surface of the skin. They can occur almost anywhere, but most commonly occur in the legs.
Approximately 23% of adults in the United States have varicose veins. This figure rises to 80% for men and 85% for women if reticular veins and spider telangiectasias are included*
*Piazza G. Varicose veins. Circulation. 2014 Aug 12. 130 (7):582-7. [Medline]. )
It’s considered a limitation for sclerotherapeutic and endovascular treatments, decreasing success rates and causing associated complications.
For the first time, Velex™, thanks to Mt-Vess™
technology, can remove blood and treat an empty portion of the vein