This patient has venous insufficiency of the saphenous vein and has 3 punctate injuries from thorns in a plant. They would not heal because of the associated venous insufficiency. Foam sclerotherapy was injected on 1st visit.
Peggy Bush, MSN, ACNS-BC, has over 30 years of professional experience in nursing. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois, and her Master’s Degree in Nursing, from Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing, Peoria, Illinois.