When are compression stockings indicated in the treatment of superficial thrombophlebitis?

Updated: Feb 25, 2021
  • Author: Khanjan H Nagarsheth, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Vincent Lopez Rowe, MD  more...
  • Print

Long-leg, heavy-gauge elastic stockings or multiple elastic (Ace) bandages are indicated when the patient becomes ambulatory.

Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!