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what is the white substance that comes out of the areola and the pimple like bumps
A 42-year-old member asked:
32 years experience Pediatrics
Probably sebum: Sebum is the little bits of creamy oil from glands in certain parts of the body's skin. Sebum keeps the skin waterproof, soft, and free of cracks.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Yes, those are glands of montgomery arranged around the areola in a circle.
A 24-year-old female asked:
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See your MD: Have the area checked.
A 50-year-old member asked:
30 years experience General Surgery
? abscess: It is possible an infection has set in from the piercing. See you doctor. You may need antibiotics and possibly removal of the nipple piercing.
A female asked:
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Exam needed: The breast may have an infection or it could be a blocked duct causing the swelling and discomfort. In any event, its best that you have a breast exam ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
18 years experience Dermatology
Get it checked out: See your physician for an exam and find out whether you have a plugged duct, milk blister or an abscess along with a case of mastitis. All three can g ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
37 years experience Pediatrics
You need to be seen: By a doctor. Please talk with your parent or caregiver about this.We cannot give specific medical treatment directions on health tap.
A 30-year-old female asked:
17 years experience Family Medicine
Lump: One would want to know if it is hard and fixed or is it freely moveable. Any discharge from nipple or skin changes around lesion. Any family history ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
24 years experience Psychiatry
Sexually active?: Miss a period? If yes- take a HPT.
A 9-year-old female asked:
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Variety of things: It could be a variety of things with benign nevus (mole) being the most likely possibility but a drug reaction and even ectopic breast tissue or acces ... Read More
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