Vein Check 3-MINUTE SELF TEST Take our test to find out your personal level of risk for venous disorders. Read the following statements and mark either the YES or NO response. 1. Do you have heavy or tired legs in the evening or after long periods of standing, a feeling of tension in the legs, or night-time cramps in the calves? Yes No 2. Do venous disorders (e.g. varicose veins) occur frequently in your family? Yes No 3. Are you female and have a genetic predisposition to connective tissue weakness (cellulitis)? Yes No 4. Are you overweight and over 40 years of age? Yes No 5. Does your work require you to sit or stand for long periods of time? Yes No 6. Are you more of a homebody type, who doesn‘t exercise much and enjoys a good feast? Yes No 7. Do you have spider veins or varicose veins? Yes No 8. Do you take any hormone medications (contraceptive pill, menopause treatment) or are you pregnant? Yes No 9. Do you often wear high-heeled shoes or tight clothing? Yes No 10. Are your legs sometimes swollen, in particular in the evening? Yes No 11. Have you ever had phlebitis of the leg? Yes No 12. Do you currently have any inflammation or painful red areas on the legs? Yes No 13. Do you experience any pain in the foot or calf when walking? Yes No 14. Does the circumference of your legs differ? Yes No 15. Have you ever had an open leg or a thrombosis (blocked vessel)? Yes No 16. Have you ever had a pulmonary embolism (blocked vessel in the lungs)? Yes No 17. Have you observed any change in your skin at the ankle or in the lower leg, has it become dry or scaly? Yes No Name Email You must log in to post a comment.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.