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Small Bulging Abdominal Veins
I'm 23 and on my lower abdomen, in line with my belly button, I have two veins that bulge out a little on the right side. Should I be worried?
My veins have become more visible.Chest, lower abdomen, arms, legs(none bulge) - is this normal because i'm really pale? Or a result of bcp and stress?
Hemorrhoid: Your description sounds like a hemorrhoid. A swollen blood vessel in the rectum or anal area. A high fiber diet and laxatives, such as castor oil, can help to prevent straining while defacating which can help. A topical medication such as preparation h can help with symptoms. ...Read more
So I have been having pain in my lower left side of the abdomen when i go pee, and its slightly uncomfortable in general. There is a small bulge aswel?
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Veins in right leg bulge out sometimes and then other times they are small in size. I had 3 stents in LAD last year. I also have pls. Blockage?
Small, non-tender, non-growing bulge above groin, horizontally located halfway between leg crease and center of body. Feels like veins/ligaments, etc.
Why do the vein on the back of my left hand(near knuckle of middle finger)bulge in only one small spot?It happens on and off.No pain.Is it worrisome?
Vein: Veins dilate in association with fluid status. The size of a vein will change in relation to total body fluid, activity of extremity or position of extremity. Pressure on proximal part of vein. As long as the vein does not stay distended should not worry. However if red, tender and firm get checked. ...Read more
Underwent laproscopic repair for inguinal hernia in march 2013. What reasons can there be for a small bulge in lower abdomen? Anything to worry about?
What could cause small dark bruises to recur in the same spots on r knee. Also have pain and bulging veins on back of same knee and tickling on shin.
Varicose Veins: Although you need an exam to 100% sure, it sounds like you have varicose veins. Varicose veins are defective veins that hold abnormal amounts of blood and bulge out and bleed leading to bruises. These are very easily treated with a short same-day office procedure and it is almost always covered by health insurance. Vascular surgeons and other doctors specializing in phlebology can treat you. ...Read more
What exercise modification of a floor abdominal crunch would you prescribe for an individual who has a bulging cervical disc(s)?
Reverse Crunch: Lie down with head comfortably on towel or small pillow. Bring one knee up to 90 degress, then the other. Press arms into the floor. Tighten stomach and draw knees closer to chest, lifting buttocks if possible. May use object between knees also. Breathe and count with each contraction. Holding breath will aggravate discs. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers