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I get random pain, swelling in my testicles, also in my lower abdomen closer to the pubic line. noticed veins becomeing more visible in my lower abdomen in the past couple weeks more and prominent.

I get random pain, swelling in my testicles, also in my lower abdomen closer to the pubic line. noticed veins becomeing more visible in my lower abdomen in the past couple weeks more and prominent.

Go to urgent care...: Although what you described is not enough to deduce a definitive Dx, you need an urgent attention so a comprehensive Hx detailing the onset, degree, quality, quantity, and progress over time could be collected & analyzed, you can be examined, and tests as needed can be done; then a reasonable diagnosis can be reached. So, go to see Doc now; don't wait. Online inquiry is not enough to solve ... ...Read more

Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more


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Swelling below ears/cheeks, bottom neck and sternum, no pain, breathing ok, mild abdominal discomfort. No Strep, no Mumps. What could it be?

Swelling below ears/cheeks, bottom neck and sternum, no pain, breathing ok, mild abdominal discomfort. No Strep, no Mumps. What could it be?

See doctor: your swelling described may be due to allergy or any other reason -like congestion of vein . or infection . consult your doctor and get treated . ...Read more

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Can abdominal aortic aneurysm cause unilateral leg swelling?

Can abdominal aortic aneurysm cause unilateral leg swelling?

Rare: In general this is really a common associated symptom, as aortic aneurysm often don't have any symptoms. If they do, the symptoms tend to be abdominal and/or back pain or nerve pain radiating into the legs. In rare cases when the aneurysm extends to the iliac artery, this can compress on of the major "leg vein"(external iliac vein" which can lead to unilateral leg swelling. ...Read more

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Optic vein swelling?

Optic vein swelling?

Swelling: Not sure what you are asking. If the retinal veins are engaged or enlarged it may mean pending / partial central retinal vein occlusion. ...Read more

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What is the difference between unilateral superficial vein swelling and collateral superficial vein swelling?

What is the difference between unilateral superficial vein swelling and collateral superficial vein swelling?

Difference?: Unilateral vein swelling would be dilated veins in one area compared no non dilated veins in the opposite area (i.e. R leg and L leg). Collateral veins usually form around a blockage such as a DVT. In actuality, there may not be any difference between the two. ...Read more

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I have vein swelling near the heart region. What can I do?

I have vein swelling near the heart region. What can I do?

First step is: To get evaluated by your physician to see of this is benign or something more serious. ...Read more

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What can be vein swelling of the neck? can be a thyroid?What test i have to do ?

What can be vein swelling of the neck? can be a thyroid?What test i have to do ?

Vein: There are a number of conditions that could result in neck vein swelling. What you need to do is see your primary doctor who will take your medical history, examine you, and order labs. Once the blood is drawn he/she may prescribe medication while waiting for the results. ...Read more

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If a person has varicoceles then , there is a swelling in effected veins. I just want to know that does the swelling is there every time or sometimes?

If a person has varicoceles then , there is a swelling in effected veins. I just want to know that does the swelling is there every time or sometimes?

Varicocele: Varicocele swelling is generally worse after long periods on ones feet or lifting and exertion. Elevating the feet usually improves swelling and discomfort. ...Read more

Dr. Ted King
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Veins (Definition)

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