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What Do Vaginal Varicose Veins Look Like
Yes: Vaginal varices can itch but often are also associated with labial varices which also can cause irritation and itching. Do not forget, however, that vaginal itching is more commonly associated with vaginal infections or fungal skin infections, sometimes with urinary tract infections. I would recommend you see your doctor before assuming that the cause of itching is from the varices. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Are dilated, elongated, winding, tortuous superficial leg veins. Upright position, meager tissular support, heredity, gender (female hormones/pregnancies) and life style may distend the vein triggering valvular incompetence and gravitational down flow (reflux) while the increased venous pressure will assure the progressive ...Read more
I'm 30 wks prego & I'm having vaginal pain.I have varicose veins down there but now I have a tender spot on my vagina.Should I be worried?
VV and pregnancy: Varicose veins in the legs and vaginal varicose veins are very common during pregnancy. These veins enlarge due to the pressure of the uterus on the intra abdominal veins causing the leg veins to enlarge. Local care for vaginal veins with wet warm compresses may help. If these is a clotted painful vein, it can be drained under local anesthesia. See a vein specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Vaginal veins.: Vaginal veins are varicose vein on the vulva or inside of the vagina. They tend to occur after multiple pregnancies although one can do it. They are also associated with pelvic congestion syndrome. These veins are bluish in color and can enlarge during menstrual periods. They are treatable. See a vein specialist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Exam and ultrasound: Varicose veins can usually be diagnosed by inspection. A hand-held doppler can verify that the blood flow is abnormal, that is that venous reflux is present. A duplex ultrasound would be essential to determine if any underlying causes are present, and for treatment planning. See a vein specialist, or phlebologist (http://www.Phlebology.Org/) for an evaluation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not commonly: This sounds more like a symptoms of restless legs rather than varicose veins, but it is a possibility. Not a common symptoms described by varicose vein patients though. More common with varicose veins to have achiness, burning, throbbing, dull pain, itching, heaviness, pressure sensation, or cramping discomfort. These vein symptoms usually worse with standing & relieved with elevation / rest. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I noticed what looks like varicose veins on either side of my tailbone. No injury, never been there before. I'm a 31 yr old female. Cause for concern?
Spider & varicose: Varicose veins are bulging blue veins larger than 3 mm in diameter, almost always found on the legs. Spider veins are red, blue or purple veins on the surface of the skin, up to 1 mm in diameter. They commonly occur on the legs and face, and may be seen elsewhere. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How to cure varicose veins ? From last 5 years suffering but now starting more problem a little spot like pimple start to appear what to do?
Varicose veins: U should see a avascular surgeon 4 definitive answer on what can b done. Some varicose veins r treatable if superficial. U should have venous studies4determining the extent ; what veins r affected. If u r over weight u need 2 lose weight. Some pelvic tumors can press on ur veins; cause varicose veins. Also, u should not do heavy lifting; that increases ur intrabd. Pressure, bulging ur veins more. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My daughter is 40 years old but i noticed some varicose veins on her like her dad had, is this normal?
Varicose veins: Though vaicose veins by definition are not normal veins they are very common. More common in women especially following pregnancy. You say your daughter is 40 but list your age as 31. If you mean 4, this may be a different issue. Need clarification. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mom didn't have any varicose veins but I feel like I'm getting them. I thought they were genetic?
Many other factors: besides genetics contribute to varicose veins. These include obesity, deep vein thrombophlebitis, multiple pregancies, and sometimes even just plain bad luck. Good news is that there are many ways to improve them. Ask your doctor for a referral to a vein specialist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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