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Why do my legs itch when I run sometimes?
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In brief: Increased blood flow
Running will increase blood flow and muscle activity and can be the cause of skin itching.

In brief: Increased blood flow
Running will increase blood flow and muscle activity and can be the cause of skin itching.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Robert Keller
Emergency Medicine
In brief: Blood flow
Itchy legs can be caused by histamine release due to increased arterial pressure from your muscles squeezing the blood vessels.
It can also be caused by varicose veins and increase perspiration. The common link is altered blood flow. You may consider getting an ultrasound of you lower legs.

In brief: Blood flow
Itchy legs can be caused by histamine release due to increased arterial pressure from your muscles squeezing the blood vessels.
It can also be caused by varicose veins and increase perspiration. The common link is altered blood flow. You may consider getting an ultrasound of you lower legs.
Dr. Robert Keller
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