You will learn about the varicose veins, its symptoms, what causes this condition, and how it can be diagnosed. This common condition is also known as varix, varicose veins, or varicosity. The low part of the body experience troubles with veins: they extend, covering the entire extremities. In most cases, legs get hurt, but not arms. The blood overfills expanded leg veins, and they look like the deep purple ropes. The surface of the affected body area becomes relief. They even may cause pain. Unfortunately, this condition is very common for the adults and about 25 percent of them suffer it especially women.