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Toccoa, GA
A 39-year-old female asked:

Burning sensations in my veins?

5 doctor answers11 doctors weighed in
Dr. Rodeen Rahbar
Vascular Surgery 20 years experience
Get treatment : Burning, swelling, itching, and heaviness along a prominent vein may be a sign of varicose veins. See your doctor! this is a treatable condition, with low risk and many benefits!
Dr. James Isobe
Phlebology 54 years experience
See phlebologist: Sensitivity of prominent veins is commonly seen in those with venous incompetence. Visit www. Phlebology.Org, and seek the advice of a phlebologist in your area.
Dr. Phillip Hertzman
Phlebology 50 years experience
See a Phlebologist: This may represent venous insufficiency or possibly a phlebitis. See vein specialist for evaluation.
Dr. John Landi
Phlebology 47 years experience
See Vein Specialist: Leg veins can cause many symptoms including aching, cramping, swelling, heaviness, pressure and burning. Whether or not the veins are the cause of your symptoms would need to be evaluated. See a vein specialist for a full venous evaluation
Dr. Hugh Pabarue
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Burning pain: A burning sensation in your leg veins can be a sign of underlying varicose vein problems, called venous insufficiency. To check for this condition, an ultrasound of the legs is done to look at your vein size and function. They will also make sure that you do not have any blood clots in the veins. You should ask your primary care provider about this issue. Sometimes compression stockings may help

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