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A 32-year-old female asked:

what can suddenly cause varicose and spider veins to appear overnight? covering my legs and groin i am only 30yrs. sign of something sinister?

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Dr. Michael Schwartz
Vascular Surgery 33 years experience
Need a sonogram: Varicose veins and/or spider veins usually appear over time. In some cases, varicose veins appearing overnight may mean you have developed a clot especially if associated with pain and swelling. May be worth checking out with your doctor

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Last updated Dec 20, 2015

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