A 38-year-old female asked:
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one nipple suddenly seems larger and i notice visible veins on that breast only.i'm only 39 and am not pregnant.should i get a mammogram asap?cancer?

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Dr. David Masiello
17 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes Get a Mamo: While this is unlikely to be breast cancer, new onset breast asymmetry should be evaluated by a physician and a mammogram would typically be part of that assessment in conjunction with a physical breast exam. .
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
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Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
See dr: You should see the dr and get a breast exam and a full clinical evaluation which may include the ordering of some diagnostic testing. Best wishes to you.
Answered on May 15, 2015
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Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
You should: first see your doctor for an evaluation. A mammogram and/or breast ultrasound may be indicated.
Answered on May 15, 2015
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