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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
46 years experience Phlebology
Sclerotherapy: If you have spider veins and they are localized to your thighs then sclerotherapy is probably indicated. If you have varicose veins then you should h ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Raffi Dishakjian
34 years experience Vascular Surgery
Visibly : Visibly bulging veins in the legs are often the result of <a href="http://www.Nuvelaesthetica.Com/veins_new/vein-disease.Html">venous reflux</a>, a co ... Read More
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Dr. Ellen Dillavou
24 years experience Vascular Surgery
What : What you are describing sound like large telangectasias or spider veins, or may be true varicosities - it is hard to tell without looking at them. Th ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: Although itchy skin per se is not alarming, when it is associated with purple veins on legs , the problem is likely serious. See your doctor asap.
A 65-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Reticular veins: These are superficial veins which can run in family and may be associated with varicose veins.These can be treated cosmetically with sclerotherapy-inj ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Red dot PROBLEM: If the red dots do not blanch (/turn pale or temporarily vanish) when you push on them, you need rechecked by a Dr ASAP, as could be indication of ble ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
BMI 15.4: Being "underweight" I assume you are not eating or working out properly. You MUST see your Primary doctor as soon as possible. Please let me know how ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Chiang
10 years experience Rheumatology
No it is unlikely: Small vessel vasculitis often cause painful petechia or ecchymosis for skin most common in legs. For mouth is usually ulcer rather than enlarge vein.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nick (Donald) Morrison
29 years experience Phlebology
Inherited !: We can't change inherited disease but can slow down vein formation in the legs with prescription strength graduated medical support stockings for prol ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
The color of veins: If you are overweight this could be the early signs of stretch marks. If these are just veins and you have not noticed them before then I am at a los ... Read More
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