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what could cause burning nipples

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malinda Linn
13 years experience Family Medicine
Perhaps: Herpes outbreaks can occur basically anywhere, even though they are most common in the genital and oral areas. I would certainly have this further eva ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Fungus: you need to see a MD to figure out if it is atopic dermatitis or fungal infection on your nipple.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably eczema, but: Could be eczema, but there are many things this could be. Persistent or enlarging nipple lesions need to be evaluated by your doc for Paget disease o ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
Local irritation: Depends if you are breastfeeding or not ! Assuming you are not pregnant, nipple tenderness and pain occur in situations where estrogen levels are high ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hmmm: Excessive nipple stimulation can cause those symptoms. Also elevated prolactin level may contribute as well. Please get evaluated.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Unless the discharge: If the discharge is blood stained, i would worry about it. I would have you watch it for 2-3 weeks more and see the trend for improvemnt or worsening. ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Yes: See a dermatologist. You may want surgery to remove the diseased skin in an effort to cure it.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Anxious : Get yourself some help dealing with anxiety
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Many things: The same thing that causes chest burning at other times: angina, gastroesophageal reflux, gastritis, peptic ulcer, esophagitis, non-ulcer dyspepsia, c ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Heartburn issues?: Short answer: avoid spicy & greasy foods, tomato-foods, mints, alcohol, tobacco, caffeine, chocolate, late night meals before bed. Long answer: di ... Read More

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