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What is inflamed blood vessels from the eyes to the brain, had a scan but can't find no tumors.Why do the veins become inflamed and can it change into anything.?

What is inflamed blood vessels from the eyes to the brain, had a scan but can't find no tumors.Why do the veins become inflamed and can it  change into anything.?

Temporal arteritis: It is uncommon to see "inflamed veins" in the eye and brain area. Inflamed veins get that way because of thrombosis(clot). Temporal arteritis is a vasculitis involving the temporal artery, and can progress to involve the eye (ophthalmic) artery resulting in blindness. ...Read more

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What does it mean if the blood vessels in my head are inflamed?

What does it mean if the blood vessels in my head are inflamed?

Vasculitis: The cause of most forms of vasculitis ( inflammation of blood vessels) is unknown. However we know the immune system plays a role. The immune system is meant to protect the body, but when it becomes "overactive" due to some unknown trigger it can cause inflammation in the blood vessels. This causes narrowing of the blood vessel, decreased blood supply which can cause damage to surrounding tissues. ...Read more

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If you're blood vessels were inflamed, would i taffect how much exercise you could tolerate?

If you're blood vessels were inflamed, would i taffect how much exercise you could tolerate?

See you have: supraventricular tachycardia and postural hypotension with extensive medical workup. This is really a question for your cardiologist - not for on-line physicians who don't know your full history. Take care. ...Read more

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Irritated vein on penis, slightly raised and blood vessels around it seem inflamed , been 2 years , any medicine worth a shot?

Irritated vein on penis, slightly raised and blood vessels around it seem inflamed , been 2 years , any medicine worth a shot?

Needs eval : lesions such as this have to be seen in person in order to be able to give you proper diagnostic opinion. Please see doc and gave this checked out. Sorry cannot be of more help. Best of luck. Dr. R ...Read more

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It happens only when I am waking in the morning. During the day it is fine. The blood vessels around my eyes become inflamed and red?

It happens only when I am waking in the morning.  During the day it is fine.  The blood vessels around my eyes become inflamed and red?

Many things: You may have allergic conjunctivitis which means your eyes are irritated at night secondary to a local irritant such as your bed linens. If the appearance of feeling of "red eyes" is a concern, see your doctor for a proper evaluation. ...Read more

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I have an Irritated feeling vein on my penis, very slightly raised it seems and blood vessels around it seem inflamed and more red... The irritating feeling isn't exactly where the redness is but it's along the same vein line ?

I have an Irritated feeling vein on my penis, very slightly raised it seems  and blood vessels around it seem inflamed and more red... The irritating feeling isn't exactly where the redness is but it's along the same vein line ?

Here are some ...: What you described may represent the occurrence of thrombophlebitis of penile veins, which is not uncommon and usually self-limiting. Its precise cause is not always traceable. Clinically, it's reasonable to just leave it alone as long as slowly getting better. If still in doubt, seek professional evaluation and counseling timely. ...Read more

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What are the types of blood vessels?

What are the types of blood vessels?

Multiple: Arteries, arterioles, cappilaries, veinules, veins.

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Could blood vessels repair themselves?

Could blood vessels repair themselves?

Yes: The vessels are remodeling all of the time. However if you are talking about a vessel that has an aneurysm or clogged with plaque then no they can not heal those lesions and a surgical correction is required. ...Read more