Would you like to be a member of our research panel? Join here - there's (nearly) always a great incentive offered for your views.

Suddenly enlarged veins on back of hands at 33 weeks.

(3 Posts)
bronya Wed 03-Sep-14 20:24:59

Anyone know why? I can feel them.

WftsC Wed 03-Sep-14 20:56:29

Dunno why, but me too!

RambleOn Wed 03-Sep-14 21:12:22

Completely normal I think. Enlarged uterus and increased blood volume reduces ability of veins to return blood. Most noticeable in extremities. A cause for concern if there's any pain though, as this can be indicative of a clot

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now