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A 59-year-old female asked:

Red swollen nipple with tender breast. not sure what to do. nipple has a slight lump on it. no discharge.

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Dr. Melissa Haglund
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Seek care: Whenever there is a change in your breast it should be examined ASAP. Although this may be an infection for which antibiotics could be prescribed, it may also represent a cyst or an early breast tumor. Your doctor will likely recommend that you have a mammogram and an ultrasound of the affected breast.
Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
this needs evaluated, to be sure!
Oct 24, 2017

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