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Temple vein bulging

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Venous pressure: Anytime you scream or cry you increase the blood pressure in the veins and they tend to stand out.You just noticed something that is expected.It is no... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Complex: If you have not done so already, you may want to consult with a rheumatologist for another evaluation. If you have had an elevated ESR (erythrocyte se... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Right temple: Some folks just have prominent veins on their temples, probably no problem.
Dr. John Landi
Phlebology 48 years experience
Positional change.: The veins in the face just as the veins in the rest of the body change in size depending on changes in position as well as changes in levels of hydrat... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
Phlebology 48 years experience
Positional change.: The veins in the face just as the veins in the rest of the body change in size depending on changes in position as well as changes in levels of hydrat... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Velma Scantlebury
41 years experience
Temporal artery: What you describe is likely your temporal artery. It is normal to see it, if your skin is thin, have thin fat layer under skin or hair to cover it up.
A member asked:
Dr. Majid Jamali
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 27 years experience
Veins: You might want to see a vascular surgeon. You might have a obstruction below those veins.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Probably normal: These vessels can be more superficial particularly if you are skinny. You should consider having your blood pressure checked to make sure it is in th... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Spinks
Neurosurgery 23 years experience
Worth Checking Out: This is probably ok. It is very common to have bulging veins with headaches. However, depending on why you had the craniotomy and exactly where the ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andres Katz
Surgery - Vascular 50 years experience
Clarify: Veins do not pulsate. Is the temporal artery. If you have hypertension that could explain the prominent pulsation. Temporal arteritis is associated wi... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Landi
Phlebology 48 years experience
Normal finding: The temporal arteries and temporal veins lie immediately adjacent to each other. During exercise or increased activity, the arteries will pulsate bec... Read More
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