Pelvic Congestion SyndromePelvisChronic painIrritable bladderAbnormal menstrual bleedingVaginal dischargeVaricose veins on vulva, buttocks or thighOvarian and pelvic varicose veins
What Is Pelvic Congestion Syndrome?
Chronic Pelvic Pain in Women
It is estimated that one-third of all women will experience chronic pelvic pain in their lifetime. Many of these women are told the problem is “all in their head” but recent advancements now show the pain may be due to hard to detect varicose veins in the pelvis, known as pelvic congestion syndrome.
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