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Spider Veins: Causes, Treatment and Prevention

Spider veins usually develop on the legs and face as a red or blue spiderweb when a small group of blood vessels located just beneath the skin surface dilate and weaken. Spider veins are similar to varicose veins but varicose veins are larger and may become raised above the skin surface. This common and in most cases harmless condition is also known as telangiectasias or sunburst varicosities. Spider veins may cause a dull, aching sensation […]