Carry out your own vein check!
Give your legs the attention they deserve and help ensure a pain-free future with healthy legs.
The following checklist was produced on the recommendation of leading specialists. While this vein check cannot replace a thorough examination by your doctor, it enables you to easily identify whether you are at risk of developing varicose veins or a serious venous disease.
Once you have answered all the questions, click on “Evaluate” and you receive your personal assessment.
You have not answered all of the questions. Please also answer the questions highlighted in red to receive your personal assessment.
Your personal assessment
0 –7 points
There is no real risk of a venous disorder at present. However, you can still take preventive measures in certain situations to ensure your legs remain healthy: People whose work involves sitting or standing for long periods of time will benefit from wearing fashionable, low-pressure compression stockings that reduce leg complaints and swelling in the evenings.
For your own safety, we recommend you take precautionary measures before embarking on a journey (car, train, plane) lasting several hours or more. Wearing travel stockings whilst travelling can prevent unpleasant swelling of the legs and also reduces the risk of venous thrombosis.
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8 – 10 points
Take your leg complaints seriously and help ensure healthy veins. Talk to your doctor. Sometimes, complaints can be resolved by taking simple, preventive measures or compression treatment.
More than 10 points
Expert advice from a venous disease specialist and on-going general medical care will help to alleviate your discomfort and prevent the disease from progressing further.
Thank you very much for filling out the vein check.
The following check list was developed with the recommendations of leading specialised physicians. The vein check cannot replace the careful examination by your doctor, but you can easily find out yourself if your risk of varicose veins or severe venous disease is increased.
If you answer a question with "Yes", the corresponding number of points will appear.
Your Personal Assessment