Varicose veins are swollen and enlarged veins, usually blue or dark purple in colour.
Our Health A-Z contains more information on Varicose veins.
A leg ulcer is a long-lasting (chronic) wound on your leg or foot that takes more than six weeks to heal.
Our Health A-Z contains more information on Venous Ulcer.
Important: If you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.