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What could this be? Very prominent veins in penis, sometimes dark purple. Also spiderweb looking purple veins on top frontal part of penis?

What could this be? Very prominent veins in penis, sometimes dark purple. Also spiderweb looking purple veins on top frontal part of penis?

Here are some. ..: All what you described may be the varying appearance of penile veins to reflect the degree of venous engorgement at different positioning and in the different state of sexual arousal. So, leave them alone as long as not hurting and not changing in the varying pattern of appearance. To assure the just described possibility, bring the info on the onset, degree, duration. .. of these veins. .. to Doc ...Read more

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Veins (Definition)

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


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Is a big blue prominent vein on a penis normal?

Yes: Large superficial veins on the penis are very common. If there is no tenderness or firmness of this vessel consider it normal and nothing to worry about. ...Read more

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Why do some guys have prominent veins on the penis?

Why do some guys have prominent veins on the penis?

Penile Veins: All men have prominent penile veins. These veins can enlarge and decrease in size normally. With an erection, these veins engorge with blood and this contributes to the erection. In its flaccid stage, the penile veins will be less prominent. ...Read more

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Is there a method to help shrink the prominent veins in your penis?

Is there a method to help shrink the prominent veins in your penis?

Penile Veins: All men have prominent penile veins. These veins can enlarge and decrease in size normally. With an erection, these veins engorge with blood and this contributes to the erection. In its flaccid stage, the penile veins will be less prominent. I would not advise trying to shrink penile veins. ...Read more

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There are some quite prominent veins in my penis area. Should I be worried?

There are some quite prominent veins in my penis area. Should I be worried?

Where do you mean?: What you are describing might very well be normal but you need to be more specific. I would let a doctor take a look at you if you are worried. ...Read more

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What causes thrombosis of the superficial dorsal vein of the penis? (The main prominent penis vein)

What causes thrombosis of the superficial dorsal vein of the penis? (The main prominent penis vein)

Blocking blood flow: Use of "cock rings", cords, or other types of devices that block the flow of blood through the vein for a prolonged time is the most probable cause. There are also blood clotting disorders such as anti cardiolipin antibodies that iincrease the risk of clotting. Inflammation from an infection can also cause clotting/thrombosis. ...Read more

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Do all guys have prominent veins in their penises?

Mostly yes: It depends what you exactly mean by prominent, but it is normal for males to have visable veins on their penis. Especially when there is an erection. ...Read more

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What's the name and purpose of the large prominent vein on the top of my penis that seems to originate from the pelvis?

What's the name and purpose of the large prominent vein on the top of my penis that seems to originate from the pelvis?

Here are some...: Most likely, what you see are dorsal veins. Known to us, veins of any organs tend to widely vary in number, course, and distribution as compared to the arteries to any organs. So, if asymptomatic, compressible, and variable at erection and detumescence, leave them alone because what you see is your personal unique anatomical variation. Of course, if still in doubt, have someone take a look. Best.. ...Read more

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I am 22 years there is something wrong with my penis its ged red and I feel numbness and getting erection is no problem veins have become prominent?

I am 22 years there is something wrong with my penis its ged red and I feel numbness and getting erection is no problem veins have become prominent?

Here are some...: What is "ged red" for this question? Would you please make most of doctors easier to understand so your question can be timely answered? To get things done correctly, following instructions described in http://www. Formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html would help you and doctors to get jobs done in right way at right time for right Rx, care, & counseling now and in the future. ...Read more

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Mild pain, penis shaft lost girth in middle are to the base, veins more prominent, I get erections normally but is hard to maintain while standing?

Mild pain, penis shaft lost girth in middle are to the base, veins more prominent, I get erections normally but is hard to maintain while standing?

Peyronies: Difficult to know for certain without an examination, however what you describe could represent peyronie's disease. Get a check up if symptoms persist. ...Read more

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Penis dorsal vein & veins on the tip of the foreskin more prominent for a monthurine n blood normal. Urologist said don't worry! But I feel irritation!

Penis dorsal vein & veins on the tip of the foreskin more prominent for a monthurine n blood normal. Urologist said don't worry! But I feel irritation!

Don't worry: If you have seen an urologist and has checked you out, then be assured. However, if the burning persists, make sure to return for further evaluation and testing as per his/her recommendations. ...Read more

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Causes for prominent veins? Over the past few days I've noticed my veins are showing more and more of them are visible everywhere above my pelvis.

Causes for prominent veins? Over the past few days I've noticed my veins are showing more and more of them are visible everywhere above my pelvis.

Veins showing: Veins are closer to your skin surface than arteries are. Maybe like like most young healthy women you are exercising and trying to keep your wt down. In doing that you may be burning some of your subcutaneous fat and so your veins become more prominent. Just a thought. See a dermatologist. ...Read more

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On a recent ct, abd/pelvis w IV contrast, my right gonadal vein somewhat prominent 8.0mm diameter. Could this be contributing to my chronic pain?

On a recent ct, abd/pelvis w IV contrast, my right gonadal vein somewhat prominent 8.0mm diameter. Could this be contributing to my chronic pain?

Possibly: That diameter is 3-4 times normal. Possible causes include a portocaval shunt due to liver disease. Speak with your doctor about this and consider a consult with a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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How do you know if you popped a penis vein?

How do you know if you popped a penis vein?

Here are...: Popping veins in the penis induces leaking blood into nearby tissue. If occurred right beneath the skin, you will see bruise / swelling /? pain; if beneath deep fascia, in time, you may feel pain or palpate local swelling; if right on the skin surface, you will see obvious bleeding. Such events usually results from sex-related "trauma". So, Hx may help to know what happen. Detail? See Doc timely. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a big vein on my penis?

Is it normal to have a big vein on my penis?

Yes.: There are often large superficial veins under the skin of the penis.
These are not a problem.
But, they can get traumatized during sex or matusturbation.
Sometimes a vein will temporarily get firm or hard.
If it gets red or tender, see a doctor right away, as this could be phleblitis (or thrombophleblitis). ...Read more

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What would cause a new vein to appear on my penis?

What would cause a new vein to appear on my penis?

Nothing much: Veins big enough to see can't just appear. This is an older vein now more prominent or just more visible. Possibly as a result of sexual trauma. Unless it is painful or associated with an unusual erection I would not pay it much attention. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a really large, dark vein on your penis?

Is it normal to have a really large, dark vein on your penis?

Dorsal vein: You are probably seeing the superficail dorsal vein of your penis, which is normal. If concerned, see a dr. And get an evaluation. ...Read more

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If I damaged the big vein on my penis, can I still have a child?

If I damaged the big vein on my penis, can I still have a child?

Yes: Should not affect your erections. Consult a urologist for management of erectile dysfunction if you can not achieve a satisfactory erection. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have an enlarged puffy vein on the top of my penis?

A vein is normal, bu: A vein is normally in that location. Unfortunately no one but you knows what you mean by enlarged and puffy. If you're concerned, maybe you should show your doctor next time you're there. ...Read more

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Would it be possible that a penis vein abnormality lead to better sex?

I don't know: What a penis vein abnormality is, but it won't lead to better sex. How do you know that you have an abnormality? ...Read more

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