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My veins are very visible. Do i need medical attention ?

Any tips on how to treat veins (aside from sclerotherapy and laser) that look like a freaking road map! they AREN T LUMPY or BULGING tho but they are very visible and not to say noticeable!!! looks like my skin is almost transparent. . help! i want to flaunt more skin this summer. . thanks much
Asked On : Fri, 4 Mar 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hello there,
Welcome to healthcare magic.I can very well understand what you are going through.For varicose veins, most commonly used are sclerotherapy and of course the stockings, which you must be already on.Apart from thatyou can try SSV saphenectomy,Radiofrequency (RF) ablation,intense-pulsed-light therapy,portable phlebectomy also.Pl consult with your primary care physician for this.
Answered: Fri, 4 Mar 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Rajesh Lakhanpaul's  Response
Dear Katrina
which part of your body is having such visible veins. are you obese. do you have to stand forlong working hours. what about your hypertension.I can suggest massage for the time being. better advice on hearing details from you.
Answered: Fri, 4 Mar 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Munish Sood's  Response
1.if you are fair and with thin skin,its bound to happen.
2.varicose veins might be the problem..are you standing for long hours??
3.elastic stockings can be tried
4.Yashad bhasam+brahmi combination is good
5.Vit.C rich diet helps a lot
Answered: Wed, 28 Sep 2011
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