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Why do I have painful bulging veins in my hands?

Posted 15 Dec 2014 by babydoll610 1 answer

I'm young so I know its not because of age but for the past month I've been having major painful bulging veins that come out of my hands looks and feels like someone is squeezing my arms I can't take it I'm not even able to wash dishes it gets so bad I've also been having ...

Do blood vessels (veins, capillaries, arteries) heal on their own after a cut?

Posted 3 Aug 2015 by Admonisher 3 answers

Hello. I recently accidentally cut my right hand below my index with a knife. The wound was deep (1 cm). When I went to the hospital the doctor asked me to move my finger and so I did.Then the wound was stitched. My question is can the blood vessels that were cut beneath the skin heal themselves? ...

Herbal remedies for heavy menstrual flow with Xarelto?

Posted 7 days ago by SadieM 1 answer

Hello, I was in the ER with deep vein thrombosis this past Wednesday and started taking Xarelto the next day. The swelling has improved somewhat and I no longer have a purple leg so I figure that's some good progress. To provide some backstory, I am 37 years old and was on cyestra 35 since ...

Has anyone had phlebitis with omeprazole or veins in legs hurting?

Posted 13 days ago by Ambrit 1 answer

My dose was increased to 40mg and after two months I developed phlebitis and vein pain.

I have been on inflectra since febuary last year since then I have suffered retinal vein occlusion?

Posted 11 days ago by Katynan 0 answers

... and pain and headaches in my left eye is this related as no other cause can be found ? I have also been diagnosed with acid reflux caused by sliding hiatus hernia

Horse chestnut for increasing vein size?

Posted 24 Jan 2017 by Susan Sestrade 0 answers

I'm interested in donating platelets, but I was told my veins were too small. I read that taking horse chestnut supplements can increase my vein size. Is this true? Will I be able to increase my vein size enough to donate platelets, given that right now they're too small?

What is this vein pain in my hand about?

Posted 28 Dec 2016 by Shimmersea227 1 answer

Has anyone been recommended to take Xarelto for three months only to treat DVT in leg?

Posted 3 Nov 2016 by Kara2016 1 answer

I am a 40 year old female with no genetic predisposition for blood clots. On 9/4/16 I had a sclerotherapy to treat varicose veins on my left calf and three weeks after that I developed a superficial blood clot and DVT which is attached high in my tigh. The doctor told me I should be on the medicine ...

Dexamethasone - Decadron shot for asthma?

Posted 23 Dec 2016 by Reyn3000 0 answers

I received a shot two days ago and I am experiencing pain in my entire left arm ( from where shot was administered) It seems like its the vein. It is not a surface pain. It is throbbing, I have also experienced extreme anxiety from this on the first day of receiving the shot. Is this normal?

Has anyone else been diagnosed with a Central Retinal Vein Occlusion because of taking this pill?

Posted 3 Dec 2016 by mom24kids 1 answer

I have recently been diagnosed with Central Retinal Vein Occlusion after taking (Junel FE 1/20 )this pill for years. Anybody else have this happen??

Is breast growth and blue veins normal at 18?

Posted 27 Nov 2016 by Curious1543 1 answer

Over the past month ive had slight breast tenderness which I thought was a side effect of my Nexplanon implant which ive had for over a year now. But I've noticed my breasts have grown since, not massively but still enough to notice. Now the pain has gone and I have 3 blue veins on my left ...

Walking after varicose vein removal?

Posted 30 Jun 2016 by KQ2017 1 answer

My friend had her varicose vein removed about 2 weeks ago and in 3 weeks she wants to do the Yorkshire 3 peaks (26miles) in 12hours- I'm worried about her doing it! Should I be?!

I stuck pin in big vein on my arm whilst popping zit help?

Posted 23 Jun 2016 by Martyburns 0 answers

I had a weird zit on my arm and attacked it with a pin. It didnt feel sore and i litterally pressed so hard with the pin that blood start spurting out everywhere. Like a pressurized tap and like ive never seen before. I held arm under tap with cold water and put pressure on it and it stopped ...

I recently was diagnosed with varicose veins. I have opted not to have a procedure because of the?

Posted 10 May 2016 by VerbenaK 1 answer

... possibility (small) of a blood clot developing. They are getting more and more ugly, though. Should I start wearing those elastic stockings? If so, how often? I emailed my physician the question, but he did not answer

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