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dark purple veins on the scrotum

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Dr. Eric Eltzroth
22 years experience in Dentistry
You Answered It!: You answered your own question. Typically blood vessels.

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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
So what's the ?: To get the most from the site, you provide background information and then ask a clear question. You simply provided some background information.You a ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Audrey Rogers
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Possible strep: If your children have swollen tonsils and fever and sore throat they should go to their doctor and get checked for strep throat. Having veins on your ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some ...: All what you described may be the varying appearance of penile veins to reflect the degree of venous engorgement at different positioning and in the d ... Read More
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Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience in Family Medicine
Doesn't sound normal: Sounds like the way my hands feel after being in the snow, but it says you are in Australia, so unless you work in a cold environment (meat section of ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
No , just watch if .: Watch if it changes. There is no significance to an enlarged vein unless there is a nearby growth or tumor. Just look around for anything obvious. I d ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience in Internal Medicine
Cannot say: without an exam, I can only give general information, and veins are quite common there. Pain, growth of spots would be worrisome features.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Purple would probably be closer to normal. Some small capillaries have red color to them.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Light
35 years experience in Vascular Surgery
Possible varicocele : Could be normal or could represent a varicocele which is an enlarged vein on the spermatic cord. This condition is benign but can affect fertility. Ch ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
46 years experience in Phlebology
Normal finding: I am amazed about how often I have women ask me about the veins on their breast. Occasionally they are spider veins but mostly they are blue veins. ... Read More
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