• circulation
  • Various sock constructions are available, including cotton blend with stretch tops, non-cotton with antimicrobial properties, compression type, and plain non-binding to allow circulation to flow more freely. (wikipedia.org)
  • chronic
  • In addition to compression, the vein develops intraluminal fibrous spurs from the effects of the chronic pulsatile compressive force from the artery. (wikipedia.org)
  • wear
  • Subjects had an average of a 62% reduction in overnight leg fluid volume change as compared to when they did not wear the stockings. (prohealth.com)
  • majority
  • There are case reports of the inferior vena cava being compressed by the iliac arteries or right-sided compression syndromes, but the vast majority are on the left side. (wikipedia.org)