What Causes Broken Capillaries in the Legs?

Answer

Capillaries are the smallest blood vessels in the body which delivers nutrients and oxygen to the body organs removing chemical waste products. There are quite a number of potential causes of unpleasant, and at times unhealthy, broken capillaries in the legs. Some of the causes of the broken capillaries in legs include; genetics, pregnancy, leg injuries, hormones and skin damage.
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