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Any ideas why is it that I have really prominent veins in my hands?

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Dr. John Landi
Phlebology
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In brief: Swollen hand veins.

Hand veins can swell for many reasons but the most common is certainly hereditary .
Other factors would be level of hydration, aging, sun exposure and loss of elasticity and volume. Actually, I am amazed at the amount of women that i see with bulging hand veins. They can be easily treated with laser or sclerotherapy and usually a combination of both.

In brief: Swollen hand veins.

Hand veins can swell for many reasons but the most common is certainly hereditary .
Other factors would be level of hydration, aging, sun exposure and loss of elasticity and volume. Actually, I am amazed at the amount of women that i see with bulging hand veins. They can be easily treated with laser or sclerotherapy and usually a combination of both.
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