How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr .Saeed ahmed Your Own Question
Dr .Saeed ahmed
Dr .Saeed ahmed, Doctor
Category: Cardiology
Satisfied Customers: 4469
Experience:  MBBS/FCPS/MRCP U.K(R), Senior Registrar Cardiology
Type Your Cardiology Question Here...
Dr .Saeed ahmed is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I think I am having a vascular issue. I have what appears to

Customer Question

I think I am having a vascular issue. I have what appears to be a superficial blood clot of some sort on the back of my right calf. It has produced a nasty purple/black bruise and had a lump I can no longer feel. I have had it for 1 1/2 weeks. It had made
two veins very visible that it is over and now has petechae around, all below it. That foot has periodic swelling with reddish discoloration. I have had bruises appear over server veins on my forearm. And Also I have had the sudden (within 1 week) appearance
of literally hundreds of spider veins on my legs. I am only 25. I can provide pictures if it will help you. Thank you.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  Dr .Saeed ahmed replied 2 years ago.

Thank you for your question, I can see there are prominent veins. This can be a clot. You need to see your doctor and Doppler scan of these veins needs to be done to make sure it is clot or not.

Expert:  Dr .Saeed ahmed replied 2 years ago.

Doppler scan is simple ultrasound test which is non invasive and can be easily done.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I agree I probably need an ultrasound. Do you have any idea what sort of condition could cause all of these issues to occur suddenly? (Clot, petechae, and vein bruises)
Expert:  Dr .Saeed ahmed replied 2 years ago.

most common is clot and inflammation of the vein.