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I think I got a spider vein? Is that normal if pregnant?

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Dr. Hetal Gor
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It is common as weight increases, hormonal effects on veins leading to dilatation and gravid uterus pressure on vena cava.

In brief: Yes

It is common as weight increases, hormonal effects on veins leading to dilatation and gravid uterus pressure on vena cava.
Dr. Hetal Gor
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Dr. Ted King
Phlebology
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In brief: Not uncommon

As dr. Gor said, hormones, increased pressures on your veins, and more circulating blood volumes all contribute to you developing spider veins with pregnancy.

In brief: Not uncommon

As dr. Gor said, hormones, increased pressures on your veins, and more circulating blood volumes all contribute to you developing spider veins with pregnancy.
Dr. Ted King
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