Are large blue/green veins on breasts and forearms normal?

I am menopausal, and I noticed prominent veins on left breast, and some on the right.My forearm veins are prominent also but, right side more than left. The skin on my forearms has taken an odd hue compared to the rest of my body. Smaller veins are visible in my underarm and throughout the underside of my upper left arm. I have large thick blue veins on my lower legs and my thighs are full of swollen masses of spider veins. My legs hurt a lot. I've had them since my first pregnancy.

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2 months ago by Hratch Karamanoukian, MD, FACS, RVT, RPVI , RPhS

It is important to get upper extremity Duplex venous scans and an in person examination by a certified vein specialist for these veins in the upper extremities and breast.


2 months ago by Hratch Karamanoukian, MD, FACS, RVT, RPVI , RPhS (View Profile)

It is important to get upper extremity Duplex venous scans and an in person examination by a certified vein specialist for these veins in the upper extremities and breast.



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