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Thread Veins On Back Of Knee Which Are Pulsing And Throbbing
Are there any superficial arteries in back of the leg below the knee? Feel something strange in back of my leg. Thanks.
Yes: yes there arteries in the back of leg. If you feel strange thing in your leg, please get it checked out ...Read more
What can cause Anterior accessory saphenous vein pain across the front of the knee. I also have a lot of varicose and spider veins. ?
Accessory vein.: The anterior accessory vein is a major branch of the saphenous vein and usually originates in the upper groin. This vein can become abnormal if the valves in this vein reflux (malfunction) and this can lead to varicose veins, pain and many other symptoms related to the abnormal vein. This vein can be treated by a closure procedure and , usually, microphlebectomies. See a vein specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Depends on size: Congenital av malformations in the extremity often result on that extremity growing longer than the other.Depending on size an degree of shunting, may remain indolent or in some instances, skin erosion, bleeding can occur. If avm large, can cause tachycardia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Twitching and and pain in calf and back of knee on left leg. Bulging veins in foot as well. Could this be a dvt?
Not impossible: Stacy, the twitching sounds more like a muscle spasm, but DVT is not impossible, especially if you have risk factors (recent travel, birth control, smoking, recent hospitalizations). It might be a good idea to visit your doctor and get an ultrasound. If you develop chest pain or difficulty breathing, this could be sign of a pulmonary embolism (lung clot), and you should go to the ER. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is causing numbness on the right side of the face and inflammation and pain on of left side of neck with raised jugular veins? Also have PVCs
May not be related: Numbness to the face is supplied by cranial nerves that exit the brain directly into the face while PVCs are a cardiac condition which can be a sign an arrhythmia. Numbness of the face that goes away is generally not problematic because if you're having spasms in the neck or face it can sometimes feel like numbness but it's not actually numbness. If this persists you should consider evaluation by A neurologist ...Read more
My buttocks, hamstrings, and side of leg below calf sore often, both sides off and on, but almost on the left. sciatica or pinched nerves.
Tonight i've been having quick shocks of pain in vulva & back leg above the knee, both on right side. The two areas of pain feel almost connected by thread. Sometimes lrq of abdomen also hurts. Cause?
What are causes of daily leg pain beginning behind both knees and shooting up and down both legs? Had a doppler of legs that didn't show anything.
Maybe back issue: If doppler negative (arterial and venous - should have had both) then most likely source is you back. ...Read more
When standing, vein on top of right foot running along inside ankle and up into leg is very prominent and bulging much more noticeably that left foot.
Hello,my veins are very visible all of a sudden from my knee down and then now theres a lump right under the back of my knee my foot feels warm often?
Tightness in back of calf muscle and knee on right leg. Sometimes left. On anti-inflamitories and birth control. Could it be a blood clot. No swelling?
Less likely: Blood clots are usually associated with some degree of swelling due to blood pooling caused by the clotted vein. Also, bilateral venous clotting is highly doubtful, so i'd look for another plausible explanation. ...Read more
Very light pain on both sides of scrotum with veins on left side feeling swollen and bunched and sometimes going under testicle! Help please.
Get evaluated: It sounds like possible a condition called a varicocele, which is a swelling of the veins in the scrotum. There are however more serious issues that need to be ruled out, such as testicular torsion. This depends on if this is a chronic condition or if happening for the first time today. If happening just now, go get immediate medical attention. ...Read more
All of a sudden my veins in my feet are popping out i can almost grab ahold of them! why? It's the main veins not the little ones on top
I have superficial pain on the skin behind my ear and tension headaches all day in front and back. Skin around back of the ear is hot and red. ?
Can meralgia paresthesia be on the lower part of leg like from the back side of thigh and from the outside of knee down I am type 2 diabetic?
Hi, I have pulling the muscle kind of pain behind my knee. muscle behind my knee, calf and shin are all sensitive to the touch. recurring problem and?
I have enlarged jugular vein on left side and pulsating veins on both sides of neck, pulling sensation in neck & chest, feel faint, what is this?
Exam: I recommend you get examined if you feel faint! ...Read more