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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Mcadams
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Normal: It's pretty normal to see your superficial arteries pumping blood.

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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Cunningham
Phlebology 34 years experience
Probably not a clot: It is almost certainly not an artery but palm veins sometimes are prominent. If it is not hard to the touch then you probably don't have a blood clo... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Deitch
Hand Surgery 30 years experience
See a hand surgeon: Lacerations in the palm can be quite tender. It can take a few weeks for the tenderness to diminish. However, if you cut an artery and possible a ne... Read More
Dr. M Felix Freshwater
Hand Surgery 49 years experience
Not enough info: Different structures heal at different speeds. Palm skin heals by 14-21 days. If the nerve was cut, but not fixed then it will never heal.
A female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 54 years experience
Normal variant: Anatomy varies from person to person. When you see a doctor next time show it.
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Let me help: When you say your fingers are swollen, this tell may be the bandage you have on is too tight, so you re- rapped without too much pressure. Keep your h... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
May be truma: To have that problem most likely you some continous pressure on that area some , this lead to sprian of the joints and increase the circulation of tha... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hratch Karamanoukian
Phlebology 31 years experience
Hand veins: Hand veins don't pulsate and hand veins are not prominent on the palmar side of the hand. These may be arterial if you are feeling pulses. You can sta... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Let me explain: When nonsmokers breathe secondhand smoke, platelets in their blood get sticky and may form clots, just as they do in people who smoke.
A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Sutures: Were you given follow-up instructions for wound care and an appointment with a general surgeon, vascular surgeon or hand surgeon for follow up? I rec... Read More
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