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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jyothishree Pinnaka
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Varicose?: Do you have varicose veins? You may need to be evaluated at a vein center preferably by a cardiologist.

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
High pressure: The external veins (that tend to become varicose) lose the effective pressure moderation of the internal valves within the veins. So, you build a wate ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fahmieda Rasdien
Specializes in Diabetology
Yes. If u have other: The vein itself is not a problem, but if there is an underlying bleeds no disorder you may need a blood test
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gloria Fong
39 years experience Family Medicine
Vein burst: If it is a superficial vein and the bleed is small then it is not much of a concern. If it is a large area you may want to have it checked by your doc ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
28 years experience Phlebology
Spider veins?: Are you describing varicose veins or spider veins ? Then it is likely a combination of heredity and or trauma. If this is the case see a vein speciali ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Bursting LE vessels: Could be related to medications like fish oil or estrogen, or low platelets or increased intrabdominal pressure from abdominal or pelvic mass(ovaria ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See below : See a vascular surgeon that specializes in cosmetic varicose vein surgery.
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gopinath Upamaka
38 years experience Cardiology
See an MD: Heat can cause blood vessels to dilate or expand. But your symptoms are concerning for heart disease. Restrict salt and see a doctor.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ellen Turner
19 years experience Dermatology
Telangiectasias.: Fine broken blood vessels on the surface of the skin do not indicate any systemic problems which is good. However, if you are interested in treating w ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience Family Medicine
Sounds like: some of your symptoms may be related to your fibromyalgia. It does not look like you are taking any medication for this. If you are having swelling/ ... Read More
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