Blue visible veins all over my body?

Sclerotherapy . 3 answers . 2 years ago

I recently just noticed that all of my veins are visible all over my body, including a few in the chest area....is this normal? I'm currently on Accutane too.

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2 years ago by Heart and Vein Center (View Profile)

Certain individuals have a "thin" skin that allows to see the underline vein network more prominent that others. It might represent a normal skin variation, unless the veins are enlarged and might represent some other problem with the vein circulation.
A Phlebologist (Vein Specialist) can certainly help you to make a diagnosis one way or the other.
Rodolfo D. Farhy, MD, FACC, FAHA
Board Certified Cardiovascular Diseases
Board Certified Phlebology

2 years ago by Heart and Vein Center (View Profile)

Certain individuals have a "thin" skin that allows to see the underline vein network more prominent that others. It might represent a normal skin variation, unless the veins are enlarged and might represent some other problem with the vein circulation.
A Phlebologist (Vein Specialist) can certainly help you to make a diagnosis one way or the other.
Rodolfo D. Farhy, MD, FACC, FAHA
Board Certified Cardiovascular Diseases
Board Certified Phlebology


2 years ago by Vanish Vein and Laser Center (View Profile)

Blue veins are called reticular veins. If your skin is fair these veins may be more visible. Hereditary factors and body habitus also play a role. Most likely what you have is normal. If you have any concerns, then you should be evaluated by a vein specialist. I do not think that accutane has anything to do with this.

2 years ago by Vanish Vein and Laser Center (View Profile)

Blue veins are called reticular veins. If your skin is fair these veins may be more visible. Hereditary factors and body habitus also play a role. Most likely what you have is normal. If you have any concerns, then you should be evaluated by a vein specialist. I do not think that accutane has anything to do with this.


2 years ago by Laser Vein Center (View Profile)

Blue veins are called reticular veins. If your skin is fair these veins may be more visible. Hereditary factors and body habitus also play a role. Most likely what you have is normal. If you have any concerns, then you should be evaluated by a vein specialist. I do not think that accutane has anything to do with this.

2 years ago by Laser Vein Center (View Profile)

Blue veins are called reticular veins. If your skin is fair these veins may be more visible. Hereditary factors and body habitus also play a role. Most likely what you have is normal. If you have any concerns, then you should be evaluated by a vein specialist. I do not think that accutane has anything to do with this.


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