What causes spider veins on shoulders?
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Many causes for this including sun exposure, thinning skin, normal aging, propensity to form venous disease, superficial clots.
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H Karamanoukian MD FACS
certified vein specialist from ABVLM
Spider Veins on Shoulders
While spider veins on the legs are more common, they can appear anywhere on the body due to a variety of factors. If you are interested in treating the affected veins, laser vein treatment is one option that is proven effective. Schedule a consultation with a specialist for more information.
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Spider veins on shoulders
Spider veins on the shoulders can be due to sun damage, can be hereditary, or even be caused by simple pressure from the straps of backpacks, purses or bras. To get rid of these spider veins laser treatment to the areas is very effective, safe, quick and easy to do. Good luck!
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