Venous insufficiency is a condition that occurs when valves within the leg veins are damaged allowing blood to leak backwards and pool in these veins.
Tag: Leg Ulcers
Ulcers are open skin sores that can affect any area of the epidermis and they most often occur on the legs due to problems with blood circulation in the veins.
Another scientific publication about a clinical case at Al Zahra Hospital Dubai, using Dehydrated human amnion/chorion membrane for the treatment of venous leg ulcers.
Venous ulcers are wounds that are thought to occur due to improper functioning of venous valves, usually of the legs. They are the major occurrence of chronic wounds, occurring in 70% to 90% of leg ulcer cases. Venous ulcers develop mostly along the medial distal leg and can be painful with negative effects on quality of life.