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bulging temple veins

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Right temple: Some folks just have prominent veins on their temples, probably no problem.
Dr. John Landi
47 years experience Phlebology
Positional change.: The veins in the face just as the veins in the rest of the body change in size depending on changes in position as well as changes in levels of hydrat ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rashed Hasan
31 years experience Pediatrics
Bulging veins: You need to be evaluated by a physicians for signs of increased intracranial pressure
Dr. John Landi
47 years experience Phlebology
Positional change.: The veins in the face just as the veins in the rest of the body change in size depending on changes in position as well as changes in levels of hydrat ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
47 years experience Phlebology
Positional change.: The veins in the face just as the veins in the rest of the body change in size depending on changes in position as well as changes in levels of hydrat ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Velma Scantlebury
40 years experience Transplant Surgery
Temporal artery: What you describe is likely your temporal artery. It is normal to see it, if your skin is thin, have thin fat layer under skin or hair to cover it up.
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A member asked:
Dr. Majid Jamali
26 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Veins: You might want to see a vascular surgeon. You might have a obstruction below those veins.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
23 years experience Family Medicine
Probably normal: These vessels can be more superficial particularly if you are skinny. You should consider having your blood pressure checked to make sure it is in th ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Spinks
22 years experience Neurosurgery
Worth Checking Out: This is probably ok. It is very common to have bulging veins with headaches. However, depending on why you had the craniotomy and exactly where the ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andres Katz
49 years experience Vascular Surgery
Clarify: Veins do not pulsate. Is the temporal artery. If you have hypertension that could explain the prominent pulsation. Temporal arteritis is associated wi ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Landi
47 years experience Phlebology
Normal finding: The temporal arteries and temporal veins lie immediately adjacent to each other. During exercise or increased activity, the arteries will pulsate bec ... Read More

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