Varicose Veins Surgery

Request for a referral for assessment for varicose veins surgery.

Related keywords
Thrombophlebitis, varicosity, ulceration
Who can apply
General Practitioner
Referral routes
Prior Approval

Varicose veins are swollen and enlarged veins that are usually blue or dark purple. They develop when the small valves inside the veins stop working properly. Varicose veins are a very common condition, affecting up to three in ten adults.

(also known as or related to – thrombophlebitis, varicosity and ulceration)

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Filename: VARICOSE-VEINS-SURGERY.PDF
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Description: This is a Prior Approval policy.  Please complete the PA application form for all patients requiring this intervention.  IF the patient clearly meets the criteria, please forward the application to the EFR Team and await confirmation of funding before making a referral.
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Description: Please complete this form for all patients requiring this intervention. IF the patient clearly meets the criteria, please forward the application to the EFR Team and await confirmation of funding before making a referral.