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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: for veins to appear darker, and likely ok unless excessive in amount or protruding.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shiao-Yu Lee
Specializes in Gynecology
Yes: In women who have severe varicoses, the veins can burst open.
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Dr. Robert WorthingtonKirsch
35 years experience Phlebology
Doubtful: Varicose veins of the vulva are sometimes seen during pregnancy or afterwards due to valve failure in the ovarian vein. I have never heard of one rupt ... Read More
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Dr. Ted King
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Not likely: I agree with dr. W-k. It is extremely unlikely. At the time of delivery, it is remotely possible that a vulvar vein could open with the pressure of ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Margaret Mann
19 years experience Dermatology
Rarely spreads: Fortunately, varicose veins in the legs do not spread to the vulva. Vulval varicose veins are not directly related to leg veins, though the same gene ... Read More
Dr. Craig Schwartz
34 years experience Phlebology
Minimal: Varicose veins in the legs are due to an underlying vein flow problem in the leg itself, and although associated varicosities can spread proximally, t ... Read More
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Dr. Ted King
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The other way around: As dr. Schwartz said, vulvar varicose veins generally come from a pelvic source and most commonly start during pregnancy. From there, they can cause v ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jo-anne Abrams
Specializes in
Vulval varicosities: https://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/pregnancy-week-by-week/expert-answers/vulvar-varicosities-during-pregnancy/faq-20419426
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
47 years experience Phlebology
Vulvar veins treated: Vulvar veins are a common problem and can be treated usually with sclerotherapy or removal through small incisions.Before doing this, a venous evaluat ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Pelvic congestion: Needs work up. For pelvic thrombosis, ivc obstruction. Other causes of varicose veins.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Landi
47 years experience Phlebology
Pelvic conjestion.: Pelvic conjestion syndrome (PCS) is characterized by pelvic pain, vulvar varicosities, buttock or posterior thigh varicosities and sometimes pain with ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
The vulva area: Is the area outside of your vaginal, it should defintely be washed daily- that is considered good hygene.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Mcdonald
22 years experience Gynecology
Many things : Burning is a symptom of something - you should see your provider.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
Yes: The groin is a common location for hidradenitis. Best of luck. See your doctor.

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