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A female asked:

The veins on the top of my hand hurt when i move my hand but it doesnt run through my arm just in the top part of my hand. what is happening?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 31 years experience
Varies : There are many potential causes including a phlebitis, which is an inflammatory condition of the veins themselves; can also be an arthritic or inflammatory condition of the wrist or hand itself. Don’t hesitate to be seen for an accurate diagnosis.
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