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what does it mean when your nipples are sore

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Sore Nipples: Sore nipples are a common complaint among women. Although your period ended 12 days ago, you may be experiencing hormonal fluctuations. Fluctuating le ... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Varies: Many women will have those symptoms as the Progesterone level rises because the nipple can be more sensitive to progesterone. The Progesterone level ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See doc: See your doctor to find out. You could be pregnant or have hormonal imbalance.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Prolactin: Get a prolactin blood test.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Peters-tanksley
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chance of pregnancy: Check a pregnancy test: the symptoms you describe could mean you are pregnant.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Could be fungal?: Try combining some lotrimin (clotrimazole) cream with Hydrocortisone cream and placing that on for a month. If its fungal, with it sounds like it is, ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Sore nipples: Is there a rash or redness? Any discharge? Does shirt/blouse rub nipples often? Best to have fp examine area for signs of paget's ds of breast or infe ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Storment
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
No impact: This is unlikely related to any ovulation or infertility issues.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hormonal changes: Any changes in pain with the breast can be related to hormone changes, but given your age it is worthwhile to see a doctor to get an exam and make sur ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a doctor: The quick answer is that the breasts @ any age are still hormonally sensitive. That will never fully go away. Are you taking medications? Have you had ... Read More
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