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09 Jan 2006

twitching of arm veins
I've noticed over the weekend my arm beating.. so i looked at the inside of my arm just below the elbow side, and i could actually see this one vein making bulges and beating... it has happend before aswell!

Does this mean anything ??
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Mom24,
You are probably seeing your brachial artery – on the inside of your arm just on the elbow crease –unless it makes a “balloon”, it is normal.
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