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Protruding veins on legs

Hi

​Can anyone advise on causes other than varicose for major protruding veins in legs?  I've had them checked as I assumed they were varicose however, that has been ruled out.

​I have to meet with the consultant shortly and would appreciate any advice so I have an idea what they are if not varicose?

​Thanks

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  • Gillian 68 Gillian 68 net27

    I have the same problem, I’m assuming mines are varicose veins. If they have ruled you out for varicose veins, what did they say was the problem? 🤔

    • net27 net27 Gillian 68

      They didn't give me any cause.  I had the ultrasound and my veins showed that they were working fine so they told me they weren't varicose more cosmetic.  I then went to a cosmetic place to see if they could sort them and they told me they were blue and therefore they were varicose and there was nothing they could do.  I'm waiting to see another vascular consultant but I'm at a loss. Not sure even what to be asking as I asked everything when I had the scan and am none the wise but they look dreadful

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