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Vein swelling

Vein swelling: Introduction

Vein swelling: A swelling located around the vein. See detailed information below for a list of 15 causes of Vein swelling, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Vein swelling:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Vein swelling. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Vein swelling: Symptom Checker

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Vein swelling: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Vein swelling

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Vein swelling: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Vein swelling

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 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 causes of chest pain, causing fear of more »

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be correctly diagnosed. Women with the 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, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal. It should be considered for any unexplained heart 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, whereas there are various less dangerous possibilities. more »

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

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

Vein swelling: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Vein swelling

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Vein swelling: Related Rare Diseases

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Vein swelling: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Vein swelling:

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Detailed list of causes of Vein swelling

The list below shows some of the causes of Vein swelling mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Vein swelling?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Vein swelling. Of the 15 causes of Vein swelling that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 15 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Vein swelling:

The following list of conditions have 'Vein swelling' 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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Causes of Vein swelling Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Vein swelling based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Vein swelling:

    Medical Conditions associated with Vein swelling:

    Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Vein symptoms (68 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes)

    Symptoms related to Vein swelling:

    Vein symptoms (68 causes), Red veins, Vein inflammation, Phlebitis (42 causes), Lymphedema (73 causes), Venous insufficiency (8 causes), Cellulitis (28 causes), Infection (1293 causes), Blunt trauma, Renal failure (115 causes), Heart failure (274 causes), Allergic reaction (49 causes), Venous thrombosis

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