What is Restless Leg Syndrome?

Venous insufficiency is an often overlooked cause of Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS). Several studies indicate that as many as 22 percent of those with RLS also have venous insufficiency. When restless legs occur with venous insufficiency, the RLS can be improved significantly by treating the varicose veins. A study published in the Journal of Phlebology reported that in patients with both RLS and venous disease, 98 percent had their RLS symptoms relieved with varicose vein treatment and 80 percent experienced long-term relief. A simple office evaluation and noninvasive duplex ultrasound of your legs by your vein specialists is the first step you should take. If you are diagnosed with underlying venous disease and you have restless legs, there is hope.

What is Restless Leg Syndrome?

What Treatments are Available for Restless Leg Syndrome?

There are Many Treatments for Restless Leg Syndrome Available at StrideCare Including:

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