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osteoarthritis painful bulging veins, what to do?

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Dr. Albert Malvehy
Phlebology 21 years experience
see a vein doctor: Arthritis should not cause painful or bulging veins. If you have knee arthritis and painful bulging veins, these are two different things and one has nothing to do with the other. Check out phlebology.Org for a vein specialist near you.
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Cardiovascular.: See a cardiovascular surgeon , who specializes in varicose veins, for the proper treatment recommendations.
Dr. John Landi
Phlebology 47 years experience
V V and arthritis.: There is no relationship between osteoarthritis and varicose veins. For the treatment of osteoarthritis you should see your medical doctor or a rheumatologist. For your varicose veins you should see a vein specialist for a full venous evaluation including a venous ultrasound.

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