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Blue veins

Blue veins: Introduction

Veins are blood vessels that carry deoxygenated blood back from the various body tissues to the heart. Veins that can be seen just under the skin appear to be blue in color. The more prominent the veins, the stronger the color - e.g. varicose veins are very visible. ...more »

Symptoms of Blue veins

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Causes of Blue veins

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Disease Topics Related To Blue veins

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Blue veins: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Blue veins

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common for people to die from...read more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder. Some of the conditions which may be ...read more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases,...read more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used...read more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed....read more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in...read more »

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Blue veins: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Blue veins

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