Dark Leg Veins

Patient

Q: I have black veins on the back of my right thigh. They are very dark and do not cause any pain but my leg has been falling asleep and losing feeling more often. My left thigh is now starting to develop dark red veins that look like how my right thigh started off. The veins are not raised or blue like varicose veins. What could these be and are they serious?

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