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Dr. Walter Husar
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Weak Blood Vessels (Overview)

Weak blood vessels are prone to easy breaking. This may make a person more prone to bruising.


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Possible to have "weak" blood vessels? Sometimes after working out I get a bad bruise on leg which fades to a little knot before slowly going away.

Possible to have "weak" blood vessels? Sometimes after working out I get a bad bruise on leg which fades to a little knot before slowly going away.

Likely Hematoma: You may be working out too hard and rupturing your blood vessels into the exercised muscles. Take it easier, and build up to heavy reps rather than jumping right in. Now, it is possible that your vessels break easily (are "weak"), or your blood is "thin" (you don't clot normally). Avoid aspirin, Ibuprofen and anti-inflammatories (unless you get a hematoma, when they are helpful); try vitamin c. ...Read more

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Dr. Walter Husar
22 Doctors shared insights

Weak Blood Vessels (Overview)

Weak blood vessels are prone to easy breaking. This may make a person more prone to bruising.


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Possible to have "weak" blood vessels? Sometimes after working out I get a bad bruise on leg which fades to a little knot before slowly going away.

Likely Hematoma: You may be working out too hard and rupturing your blood vessels into the exercised muscles. Take it easier, and build up to heavy reps rather than jumping right in. Now, it is possible that your vessels break easily (are "weak"), or your blood is "thin" (you don't clot normally). Avoid aspirin, Ibuprofen and anti-inflammatories (unless you get a hematoma, when they are helpful); try vitamin c. ...Read more

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Is there any vitamin complex that can help to recover weak blood vessels in nose?

Is there any vitamin complex that can help to recover weak blood vessels in nose?

No: Unsure what you mean by "weak blood vessels" but I will assume you have had bloody noses with minimal or no trauma. There are vascular complexes in the nasal septum that are subject to easy injury, especially if the weather is dry or you have allergies. Make sure your environment is humidified and that your blood pressure is OK. Some bleeding disorders (and meds like aspirin) can worsen it. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have inherited a weak blood vessel frm my mum?

What is your questio: I am at a loss. What do you mean by weak blood vessels, please elaborate what is weak blood vessels. ...Read more

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Why do I get sharp pain on the side of my head, feels like a blood vessels popping, also feeling very weak. A After the pain leaves it feels cold at area?

Why do I get sharp pain on the side of my head, feels like a blood vessels popping, also feeling very weak. A After the pain leaves it feels cold at area?

Neuralgia: An irritable superficial scalp nerve may be the cause of this symptom. This is more of a nuisance disorder which usually resolves without any specific treatment. Less likely would be an inflamed temporal artery. A neurologist is best qualified to evaluate and advise you if this symptom persists. ...Read more

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Mom had angio 2stents in her veins 1.5month ago and lost blood. Now hgm is normal for useing ironpills, stoped pills caused high ferratin. Why still weak?

Mom had angio 2stents in her veins 1.5month ago and lost blood. Now hgm is normal for useing ironpills, stoped pills caused high ferratin. Why still weak?

Good question: Fixing one problem does not mean that everything else will be normal. Mom needs to talk to her family physician to track down something else causing her to be weak. ...Read more

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Mom had angio 2stents in her veins 1.5month ago and lost blood. Now hmg is normal for useing ironpills, stoped pills caused high ferratin. Why still weak?

Mom had angio 2stents in her veins 1.5month ago and lost blood. Now hmg is normal for useing ironpills, stoped pills caused high ferratin. Why still weak?

Weakness: Anemia is one of the causes of weakness but with normal hemoglobin that will be less likely. Low blood pressure could cause dizziness. Cause of weaknesd should be evaluated as well cause of hypotension. Deconditioning and lack activity are physiologic cause of weakness. ...Read more

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What caused blood vessels to appear in my contacts?

What caused blood vessels to appear in my contacts?

Contacts: Dilated vessels in the eyes can occur from any reason that causes eye irritation (such as contacts, dry eye, blepharitis, etc). ...Read more

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If the blood vessels are not dialating properly, do you feel cold?

If the blood vessels are not dialating properly, do you feel cold?

Yes and no.: If your blood vessels are constricted you may feel cold. There are no diseases of the blood vessels not dilating properly. Blood vessels dilate or contract in response to chemicals in the blood stream, systemic conditions and local environmental factors. ...Read more

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What tissues are found in blood vessels?

What tissues are found in blood vessels?

Blood, A fluid tissue: Blood has the cellular elements and plasma. The cells are 3 types called red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets. The liquid portion in which these cellular elements are suspended is called plasma which is rich in proteins called plasma proteins - including albumin, globulins, and in additon have the special clotting related proteins -clotting factors I to xiii. ...Read more

Dr. Ted King
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Veins (Definition)

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