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I noticed we primarily only see the blue veins near the skin. How come we don't see the pulsing artery?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
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In brief: Deeper

Arteries are anatomically deeper, only superficial veins are visible.

In brief: Deeper

Arteries are anatomically deeper, only superficial veins are visible.
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Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. H. William Song
Aesthetic Medicine

In brief: Arteries are deeper

Arteries re usually found deeper in the body and not easily visible on the surface.
Sometimes we do find superficial arteries near that can bleed profusely when nicked.

In brief: Arteries are deeper

Arteries re usually found deeper in the body and not easily visible on the surface.
Sometimes we do find superficial arteries near that can bleed profusely when nicked.
Dr. H. William Song
Dr. H. William Song
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