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Blood vessels that do not burst I have had one on the bottom of my foot for about 1 month. Its very painful, but sometimes it reduces in size and reappears. Is this a sign for a more serious problem

Blood vessels that do not burst I have had one on the bottom of my foot for about 1 month. Its very painful, but sometimes it reduces in size and reappears. Is this a sign for a more serious problem

Multiple reasons: Veins return blood back to the heart and can carry a large volume of blood. Depending on many factors including levels of hydration, genetics, outside temperature and even physical activity, the size of the veins will vary. Another important function of the veins is to help control body temperature and this too will affect vein size. Also with aging, veins enlarge as tissue volume decreases. ...Read more

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Veins (Definition)

Veins are thin walled vessels that carry deoxygenated blood ...Read more


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Could smoking weed decrease the blood flow to the blood vessels in my feet?

Could smoking weed decrease the blood flow to the blood vessels in my feet?

Probably not: But this is what it can do to you:

http://www. Webmd. Com/mental-health/marijuana-use-and-its-effects. ...Read more

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I experience painful blood vessels in hands feet, legs and arms, burst veins, cramp, painful spasms in neck, tinitus and tingling in hands and mouth?

I experience painful blood vessels in hands feet, legs and arms, burst veins, cramp, painful spasms in neck, tinitus and tingling in hands and mouth?

Sounds like: Some of your symptoms may be related to your fibromyalgia. It does not look like you are taking any medication for this. If you are having swelling/edema in your extremities that can also be a cause for the "burst veins". Varicose veins can also become inflamed, causing your symptoms. I would recommend you see your doctor to have these addressed. There ARE treatments for fibromyalgia! ...Read more

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Is there a reason or problem with enlarged blood veins in my feet?

Is there a reason or problem with enlarged blood veins in my feet?

Usually normal.: The feet just as the hands lose volume over time with aging and are also influenced by hereditary factors. This combination can result in the veins of the feet becoming more enlarged over time. Other factors such as blood volume. Levels of hydration and medical problems with the heart, kidneys or liver can also lead to enlarged foot veins. If you are healthy then it is probably norma. ...Read more

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I am a brain stroke patient taking blood thinners and start having red rashes on my feet. Like blood coming out of veins due to thinness. What to do?

I am a brain stroke patient taking blood thinners and start having red rashes on my feet. Like blood coming out of veins due to thinness. What to do?

See your doctor: If you are taking blood thinner and have signs of either a red rash you need to see your doctor as soon as possible to make sure you do not have a hematological problem that was induced by the blood thinner. ...Read more

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What is causing my eyes to feel dry? They hurt almost all the time. Why does it seem like they have blood vessels bursting in them all the time?

What is causing my eyes to feel dry? They hurt almost all the time. Why does it seem like they have blood vessels bursting in them all the time?

Many factors.....: Working on the computer all day will cause the eyes to be red and fatigued. There are also some medicines that affect the tear production, namely anti- histamines among others. ...Read more

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Hi, I'm a healthy 41 yr old female that keeps having painful blood vessels bursting in my finger tips. This is very painful and very worried?

Hi, I'm a healthy 41 yr old female that keeps having painful blood vessels bursting in my finger tips. This is very painful and very worried?

Vasculitis: This may be a type of autoimmune disorder affecting tiny blood vessels or capillaries in your finger tips. I recommend an evaluation by a rheumatologist or hematologist for diagnosis, advice and treatment. ...Read more

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What looks like burst blood vessels on shoulders?

What looks like burst blood vessels on shoulders?

Spider veins?: The most common burst vessel are telangiectasia or "spider veins". They are caused by sun damage and trauma. ...Read more

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Why are my blood vessels in my leg bursting?

Why are my blood vessels in my leg bursting?

Spider veins?: Are you describing varicose veins or spider veins? Then it is likely a combination of heredity and or trauma. If this is the case see a vein specialist. If this some thing else please see a doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Burst blood vessels in wrist is in dangerous?

Burst blood vessels in wrist is in dangerous?

Broken blood vessels: Blood vessel rupture is common and not dangerous. Seek medical attention if pain and swelling persists. ...Read more

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What causes blood vessels in the lungs to burst?

What causes blood vessels in the lungs to burst?

Unusual: That is highly unlikely. Pulmonary hemorrhage from a ruptured blood vessel is an uncommon condition. Perhaps you are referring to blood in the mucous of someone who is coughing? There are many causes of that symptom. ...Read more

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Is it common for blood vessels to burst in lungs?

No: When that does occur, it is often due to the presence of serious disorders such as blood clots, vasculitis, tumors or infection. This problem always requires a medical evaluation. ...Read more

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I burst a blood vessel on bottom of feet, what to do?

I burst a blood vessel on bottom of feet, what to do?

Are you bleeding: Thru your skin? If so, you need to compress the area and elevate and bandage, if it is under your skin....It will take care of itself over time usually. Warm water compressed once you see black and blue on the skin. ...Read more

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What causes blood vessels to burst in lung?

What causes blood vessels to burst in lung?

Many things: Hemoptysis or coughing up blood from the lungs has several causes. Blood tinged sputum can happen from repeated, forceful coughing. Coughing up more than a tablespoon of blood usually comes from either a lung infection or cancer eroding into the lung blood vessels, a vascularized tumor in an airway or because of very high blood pressures in the lung (pulmonary hypertension) seen in mitral regurg. ...Read more

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How to treat broken/burst blood vessels in the iris?

How to treat broken/burst blood vessels in the iris?

If this is: On the white part of the eye, it will get better without treatment. The iris is the colored part. If you have a burst blood vessel there, please see an ophthalmologist today. ...Read more

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Can pains in the head be caused by burst blood vessels in the scalp?

Can pains in the head be caused by burst blood vessels in the scalp?

Unlikely!: Although one would expect some tenderness at the site of a injured blood vessel, it should remain superficial and not cause any pain in the head proper. If your CT was of the head and is Neg. And the headaches continue, one should follow up with their physician and /or see a Neurologist. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have been having burst blood vessels, mostly in my hands. Is this anything to worry about?

I have been having burst blood vessels, mostly in my hands. Is this anything to worry about?

Several Things.: The most common cause of veins bursting and bleeding in the hands would be trauma. Other causes could be the taking of blood thinners such as Coumadin (warfarin) but also nsaids, aspirin, fish oil, flaxseed oil, plavix, etc. Another cause could be blood problem resulting in an inability to clot. Obviously, it is impossible to make a diagnosis based on only a few facts. You should see a hematologist. ...Read more

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I have a plate scerw in left foot I can't move it can't stand it very puffy also look like broke a couple blood vessels it very hot?

I have a plate scerw in left foot I can't move it can't stand it very puffy also look like broke a couple blood vessels it very hot?

No Game Here.: Without knowing the particulars on why the plate screw is in the foot as well as how long it has been in the foot, it is impossible to address the problem. Having said that. The description of the foot has a remarkable similarity to an acute gout attack. There is also the possibility of the onset of a serious cellulitis and infection. Have your foot examined, do not pass go and do not collect $200 ...Read more

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What causes blood vessels to break in hands and feet?

What causes blood vessels to break in hands and feet?

Many possibilites: You need a hematology workup if it is significant to check your bleeding / clotting factors. ...Read more

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I have burst blood vessels above my left eyeball?

I have burst blood vessels above my left eyeball?

Bleed: This is a sub-conjunctival hemorrhage. As long as the vision is unchanged and there is no pain, everything should be fine. If it is a little irritated, then you can use an artificial tear up to 4 times a day to lubricate. This is due to a blood vessel leaking blood and is usually without cause. Sometimes straining or blood thinner can cause this. If it continues to happen, follow up with eye md. ...Read more

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Red tiny tiny blood vessels on my ankles and feet (asymptomatic) but concerned about what's causing these. I had them for years but slowly increasing?

Red tiny tiny blood vessels on my ankles and feet (asymptomatic) but concerned about what's causing these. I had them for years but slowly increasing?

Spider Veins: What you are describing is called telangiectasias or spider veins. I have attached the link to wikipedia for you. Typically benign, but a visit to a vascular specialist would help know what your options are in terms of further diagnosis, compression hose, elevation. Dr rich blake

http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/telangiectasia. ...Read more

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Tiny pink mark on my areola? Looks like the blood vessels burst but I haven't taken a hot shower or worn a bad bra? Took antihistamines the other day.

Tiny pink mark on my areola? Looks like the blood vessels burst but I haven't taken a hot shower or worn a bad bra? Took antihistamines the other day.

Question?: There is no clear question. But if the problem persists for more than a week or gets worse, ask your doctor to check them out. I don't believe antihistamine has anything to do with you. (Has any partner been touching or kissing that area recently?) ...Read more

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I wrapped my thighs in plastic wrap overnight. Now I have purple spots all over my thighs like burst blood vessels. Is there something I can do?

I wrapped my thighs in plastic wrap overnight. Now I have purple spots all over my thighs like burst blood vessels. Is there something I can do?

Relax. It will fade.: Most likely because of pressure you developed bruises. It will change colors and finally will fade away. It should stay painless and should not turn red. These are signs of possible infection. If thatvhappensbthen you have to see a doctor. Otherwise don't worry. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have eye pain, and looks like blood vessels have burst in my eyes, right when I wake up in the morning and later on it dosnt hurt. What is this?

I have eye pain, and looks like blood vessels have burst in my eyes, right when I wake up in the morning and later on it dosnt hurt. What is this?

Subconjunctival heme: A subconjunctival hemorrhage, depending on its size, can take up to 3 weeks or more to resolve. As long as it is improving and your vision is not affected, and you are not experiencing significant pain, you can just follow it along. You may use some artificial tears for some slight irritation. You probably had rubbed your eye during sleep, which stretched and broke a blood vessel. ...Read more

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How often can I break blood vessels in my hands & feet before it is something of concern? 1/wk. Mid-40s. Sometimes 2-5/week. (2nite: opening fridge dr

How often can I break blood vessels in my hands & feet before it is something of concern? 1/wk. Mid-40s. Sometimes 2-5/week. (2nite: opening fridge dr

Doctor can check: If a person breaks blood vessels more easily than other people do, there may be a problem. A primary care doctor can evaluate, to see if the patient's blood vessels are more fragile than normal, and to check for slow blood clotting (which would let more blood leak from broken vessels, forming visible blood spots and bruises). ...Read more

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Added some pics. I've blood spots on feet. Was using support stockings and I get pain in my r leg as I had an u/sound that show burst vessel. Help plz.

Added some pics. I've blood spots on feet. Was using support stockings and I get pain in my r leg as I had an u/sound that show burst vessel. Help plz.

Need evaluation..: You went half way and got the result of the leg pain through the ultrasound, you need to see a doctor with the u/sound report to see if treatment is necessary or it's just a very small capillary. . ...Read more

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My biopsy report says that I have fibrosis and thicknened blood vessels on one of my foot?

My biopsy report says that I have fibrosis and thicknened blood vessels on one of my foot?

What was your: Problem? Did you have pain or anything?
The god news is you don't have any malignancy. But, why was the biopsy done? ...Read more