Hepatitis disease poses a risk for esophageal varicose veins!

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 – 15:33 | Last Updated: 23 03 2021 – 15:33 Although most of us know varicose veins as formations in the legs, varicose veins can also occur in the esophagus due to reasons mostly originating from the liver. Noting that esophagus varices will not be seen in people with healthy liver, Gastroenterology Specialist Prof. Dr. Meltem Ergün warned about the risk factors that make up the disease. Ergün stated that cirrhosis…

"Hepatitis disease poses a risk for esophageal varicose veins!"