Darkening of the Skin
Darkening of the skin in regards to varicose veins will typically look brown or red and shiny. If you have notice darkening of your skin around the legs and ankles, it may be a result of varicose veins or even leg ulcers.
Dr. Gallagher offers the following treatment options for varicose veins and leg ulcers:
It is important to seek medical help when you notice darkening of the skin because it could be a sign of a leg ulcer. If you live in the New Rochelle, Long Island or Mineola areas, call today to schedule your varicose vein consultation.