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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Skin rash: An eczematous skin rash affecting the nipple and areola due to an underlying breast cancer is Paget disease. A mass/lump may or may not be palpable.
Dr. Richard Orr
44 years experience Surgical Oncology
Crusting rash: A typical rash around the nipple or areola. More advanced cases may have a breast mass underneath the nipple or palpable lymph nodes in the armpit.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
20 years experience Family Medicine
Visible irritation: Pagets disease of breat is a rare form of breast cancer. Symptoms include: -flaky or scaly skin on your nipple -crusty, oozing or hardened skin re ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Paget's: This is a very rare form of breast cancer and usually develops after the ago of 50. If it hasn't changed in a year that is a good sign. See your docto ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Regina Hampton
23 years experience Breast Surgery
Biopsy: Paget's disease is a rare form of breast cancer. There can be changes on the nipple/areola: discoloration, itching, thickening of the skin, redness, ... Read More
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Dr. Dariush Vaziri
47 years experience Breast Surgery
It may be: Like other types of breast cancer with prompt and appropriate treatment there is a good likelihood that paget's disease can be successfully treated.
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A member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Possible: Possible, because paget's disease of the breast is associated with an underlying breast cancer (in situ and/or invasive) in almost 90% of cases, ofte ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Craig MacArthur
34 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Maybe: I cannot find literature to support previous x-ray exposure as a cause of paget's disease of the breast. However, radiation therapy to the breast rece ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
No.: Paget's disease may confuse people because it resembles eczema, but it is a distinctly different disease. Paget's disease always involves the nipple ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Samuel Burchfield
27 years experience Family Medicine
Yes, mastitis: Mastitis is typically unilateral, focal, very tender and warm to touch. Mastitis can be caused by Paget's and/or cancer. No correlation has been det ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Yes and no: Pagets disease refers to an osseous lesion where there is over growth of bone and an extensive exophytic lesion can develop especially in the H&N ... Read More

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