Veins

Tall people more likely at risk of developing blood clots

Tall people more likely at risk of developing blood clots

The findings showed that the risk of venous thromboembolism -- a type of blood clot that starts in a vein -- was associated with height, with the lowest risk being in shorter participants.

Sep 06, 2017, 13:59 PM IST

Fortis Hospital introduces new treatment for varicose veins

Fortis Hospital here has introduced a new technique to treat varicose veins that is less painful than the traditional method.

Jun 17, 2017, 00:36 AM IST

Seven percent of adults suffer from varicose veins

More than seven percent of the adults in India suffer from varicose veins, a disease in which the veins become abnormally thick, enlarged and full of twists and turns, said a survey conducted by a premier healthcare provider here on Sunday.

May 10, 2015, 20:51 PM IST

3D-printed replica for a safe liver transplant created

The 3D-printed liver replicas, made of transparent material threaded with coloured arteries and veins, could help surgeons prevent complications while performing liver transplants or removing tumours, a path-breaking research shows.

Mar 10, 2014, 18:07 PM IST