A 35-year-old female asked:
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long blue vein running down thigh that sticks out a bit when standing but disappears when lifting leg. doesn't look twisted. varicose vein?

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Dr. Derek Skinner
18 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: What you describe is possibly a varicose vein. They are a dilation of the veins in the lower leg.
Answered on Nov 5, 2014

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