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A female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Spider veins: Visible "spider" veins represent veins which have lost their valvular competence, and are dilated (widened) which makes the blood contained in them st ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Charles Saha
28 years experience Gastroenterology
Pain in vein: You should have it evaluated by your internist and they may evaluate it with a sonogram to rule out a clot of some kind that is causing the enlargemen ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joe Golowa
19 years experience Interventional Radiology
Collateral veins: Non specific and would need an exam but could be related to central vein blockage. Bodybuilder can get them. Would follow up with md.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Telangiectasia: These tiny capillaries or venules, often called spider veins, are usually benign. However, since they can be caused by liver disease,I recommend seein ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Difficult: To say without exam. Best to get this one checked out as it should not hurt if nothing.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Bruises: If there has been no trauma to these areas you may be dealing with spontaneous bleeding into the skin caused by bone marrow pathology including amyloi ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Isobe
54 years experience Phlebology
Unusual site: In a young male, SV in the area described is unusual. These may be normal reticular veins especially visible in those with light complexion. In some ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Strawberry residual: Although most strawberry hemangioma's involute or resolve, there are often several enlarged superficial veins that persist, and I suspect that is true ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Abd spider veins: Spider veins can occur on the abdomen and may be related to liver dysfunction, alcohol , rarely carcinoid ,autoimmune condition or Tempi syndrome . Wo ... Read More
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