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I'm fair skin and you're able to see veins when

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I'm fair skin and you're able to see veins when I'm not tan through my skin throughout my body. I must have thin skin. Lately I have noticed more visable veins in one leg. They aren't raised or spider veins. Just the blue green lines here and there. Is
this concerning for anything serious?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

This is Dr. David

this is common to be able to see veins through your skin.

this is not serious.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok. Even if more appear? There isn't a concerning malignancy that could cause this?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

no, there is no concerning malignancy that causes this

these veins are part of your normal body.

and can be seen through your skin, especially if you are fair skin.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok. So there's nothing concerning process that could make veins prominent in one leg?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

no, there is nothing concerning.

you keep asking these same questions over and over again.

go see your doctor about the veins in your legs.

I bet your doctor will say they are normal.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is it possible for a nearby leg bruise that's on the shin bone to cause dilated veins around that area?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

it could. the body is bring in more blood there to heal the bruise

this is all normal

you don't have to worry about your veins.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

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