A 21-year-old female asked:
i have had sore, itchy breasts for three months. it's getting worse. nipples look larger & darker. no rashes. no lumps. neg hpt. what can cause this?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Jeff Livingston answered
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breast evaluation: At age 21 it is highly unlikely that this is a serious condition. You can schedule a visit to have your nipples checked. Weight changes, diet, caffeine intake, ill fitting bras are all causes of nipple itching. There are many nipple creams available at the pharmacy for itching.
Answered on Nov 2, 2014
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:
People also searched for:
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!