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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
46 years experience Phlebology
It is ok.: Trauma to an area will many times cause a vein to be injured and burst resulting in bleedind from the vein into the surrounding tissues resulting in a ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
46 years experience Phlebology
Multiple reasons: Veins return blood back to the heart and can carry a large volume of blood. Depending on many factors including levels of hydration, genetics, outs ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nick (Donald) Morrison
29 years experience Phlebology
Need info: Do you mean take something out of an arm vein? Or do you mean take out one of your arm veins? We usually just take blood out of a vein or put medicin ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Malvehy
20 years experience Phlebology
Likely nothing: Veins can appear blue or even green depending on skin color and depth of the veins and subcutaneous fat. I wouldn't worry about this at all.
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Dr. Matthew Roman
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Krokodil: http://carefulparents.com/krokodil-desomorphine/ Or, probably nothing and just age related.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Vein/needle did move: Most likely you felt movement induced by both a combination of the needle & your response. Larger veins are below skin, not fixed to skin and can move ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nick (Donald) Morrison
29 years experience Phlebology
Appearance: They may appear green or blue through your skin color. It is normal even though our blood in our veins is red.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
46 years experience Phlebology
Probably normal.: Veins can enlarge and shrink for many reasons most commonly levels of hydration, genetics, aging, sun exposure, temperature changes and even skin colo ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
46 years experience Phlebology
Multiple reasons: Veins return blood back to the heart and can carry a large volume of blood. Depending on many factors including levels of hydration, genetics, outs ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nick (Donald) Morrison
29 years experience Phlebology
Do you want more?: If you want to see more veins, people with low body fat who lift weights seem to dilate their blood vessels more over time so you can see them, as we ... Read More
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