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For bleeding veins should I continue to wear compression

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For bleeding veins should I continue to wear compression socks or leave them off. I am a 73 year old female.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.Amita replied 11 months ago.

Thanks for your question.

Leaking capillaries can cause these red blotches and would be helped by wearing compression socks or stockings.

You should continue wearing them.

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