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A 29-year-old female asked:

Since having baby 5 months ago, i've gained weight and muscle but i notice a long blue vein half way down my thigh that is more prominent now. cause?

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Dr. Ernest Fischer
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 12 years experience
Varicose vein?: This could be a varicose vein which can happen as a result of pregnancy. Unless painful, varicose veins are generally benign though cosmetically they can still be an issue for some.
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