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Swollen vein near knee cap

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Dr.  Sudhir MD

I had a vein burst in my leg behind my knee about a week ago and now it appears a vein running up the side of my knee cap is swollen and painful looking enlarged almost bruised ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Alokkalyani MD

A few weeks ago I saw what appeared to be a bulging vein in the back of my knee. It felt better in about a week, now my calf is swollen and red. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Alokkalyani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr.  Dariush Saghafi MD

During this week I have been feeling a pain on the back of my knee, i was palping on the zone and i can feel the vein (not sure if it is the vein) swollen. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

Ive had one varicose vein in my leg for years, im on holiday in the states and the vein in the front of my leg below the knee is seollen and the skin is red ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Gopal Goel MD

My leg is constantly swollen and aches. More recently additional sharp pain in the knee. Varicose veins . What is the best relief? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gopal Goel ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

approximately another 15 miles, I was home and looked at the knee. I noticed a swollen vein right on top of the knee cap, compared it with my right knee cap (which didn t... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

I have a vien that is swollen up on the top of my knee cap. It is a tender and sensitive. I can t sit with my legs crossed without experiencing some pain. This has been since last Thursday and still ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

Male, 43, 220, multiple back surgeries, panic attacks. Current: Swollen, bruised, painful ankle with a hot knot. Smacked the knot, it went away. Now a hot, red, hard cord-like line in the vein near ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

and now bruised but I can t remember if I banged it. Yesterday I developed a pain in my knee that sometimes is very sharp when I stand or sit and a vein is now swollen and bulging over the knee... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

Below my right knee inner calf, I have large swollen veins that one looks like it burst. It s brusied now but it feels hot and hard. Getting swollen, hard to walk or squat down. Feels like if my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

might be a swollen vein

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Hi. You have to firs get a full rest to the knees, get an MRI and Ortho opinion.

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Yes, it is quite common in the last trimester of pregnancy due to edema which subsides after the deliver. Another possibility although rare i.e. varicose veins should be ruled out by the doctor.