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Bulging neck veins: Unusual bulging of neck veins or arteries. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Bulging neck veins, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Bulging neck veins. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.
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This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Bulging neck veins. Of the 10 causes of Bulging neck veins that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Bulging neck veins' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Bulging neck veins, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Subtypes of Bulging neck veins:
Jugular vein distention (6 causes)
Medical Conditions associated with Bulging neck veins:
Symptoms related to Bulging neck veins:
Vein symptoms (68 causes), Neck symptoms (833 causes), Neck pain (148 causes), Vein pain (6 causes), Circulation symptoms (1579 causes), Vein inflammation, Heart disorders, Heart failure (274 causes), Pericardial effusion (37 causes), Constrictive pericarditis (27 causes), Chest tumor, Cancer in chest region
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