Compression Stockings.

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Topic Title: Compression Stockings.
Created On: 01/03/2001 11:22 AM

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 10/18/2002 03:26 PM

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I've read about compression stockings for use after post vein-stripping procedures. Can you wear them as preventative measures, too?
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 08/09/2002 06:35 PM

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I have used stockings and they worked great for me. They were a little uncomfortable at first, but then I got used to wearing them. I am glad I wore them after surgery as they had a great impact on my legs.
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 01/08/2001 09:30 AM

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I have used compression stockings before for leg surgery and also found them sometimes irritating (although effective). What worked for me was making sure that I had the proper size (I bought a L when I needed an XL) - Good luck!!
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 01/03/2001 11:22 AM

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I have been using compression stockings for venous insufficiency per my doctor's orders but I find them really uncomfortable. Is there anything I can do to make them more comfortable?
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I have been using compression stockings for venous insufficiency per my doctor's orders but I find them really uncomfortable. Is there anything I can do to make them more comfortable?
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