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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
Burst veins: It's not a common description of a problem. I am not sure what burst veins is meant by. I would think injury might cause that. Possible a blood clot i ... Read More
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Dr. John Landi
47 years experience Phlebology
Several Things.: The most common cause of veins bursting and bleeding in the fingers would be trauma. Other causes could be the taking of blood thinners such as Couma ... Read More

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gloria Lopez
44 years experience Pediatrics
Vein bursting: If you are experiencing increasing amounts of bruising, there are a few concerns. One would be if your blood is unusually thin. This can be because of ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Vasculitis: This may be a type of autoimmune disorder affecting tiny blood vessels or capillaries in your finger tips. I recommend an evaluation by a rheumatologi ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sonja Stiller-martin
26 years experience Emergency Medicine
See below: Ice or cool compresses and compression over the area will help decrease the size of the vessel quickly - but are temporary treatments. The big questio ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Palpable vein: Yes a palpable vein on the side of your head is quite normal.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
47 years experience Emergency Medicine
Contusion: A small vein may have broken,especially if it looks blue. It is most likely just inflamed from the trauma. If any skin broke,consider infection.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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Going out on a limb!: It may not be a vein that's popping out. It's more likely that what you see is the extensor tendon, the tendon on the top of the finger that allows y ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
39 years experience Hand Surgery
Trauma?: Could be a small hemangioma, but if it is from trauma most likely a blood blister see your primary.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
47 years experience Phlebology
Swollen hand veins.: Hand veins can swell for many reasons but the most common is certainly hereditary . Other factors would be level of hydration, aging, sun exposure an ... Read More

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