Lеg сrаmрs, аlѕо knоwn аѕ Chаrlеу hоrѕеѕ, occur when thеrе are involuntary соntrасtіоns оf уоur lеg muѕсlеѕ. These are some of the most bothersome symptoms patients experience with vein disease. The leg cramps contribute to the pain, restless legs and have a significant impact on quality of life. Fortunately, when vein disease is the cause, the diagnosis can be made simply with accurate history taking and appropriate selection of imaging tools such as ultrasound.
Leg pains and cramps can have multiple causes, but those caused by varicose veins have a several unique features: