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A 32-year-old member asked:

i can see the veins on my wrists and top of my hands. is it normal that they are visible?

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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Thoracic Surgery 39 years experience
Yes: Specially if you are fair skinned.

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A 36-year-old member asked:

What does it mean when you can see veins in your wrists and hands?

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Dr. Gabriel Goren
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This is : Normal to have and to see them. If this however something recent, visible only on one side and not both sides go have a doctor examine you especially if trauma was involved.

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