... possibility (small) of a blood clot developing. They are getting more and more ugly, though. Should I start wearing those elastic stockings? If so, how often? I emailed my physician the question, but he did not answer
Absolutely. You should get the 20-30mm Hg socks & wear them every day. Most doc's don't want to admit that the socks are a valid treatment.
Did you see a Hematologist or Phlebologist? Were you discussing Sclerotherapy, Endovenous Procedures, stripping, or another procedure? Did you discuss using Lovenox to further reduce your DVT concern?
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