A 19-year-old female asked:
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sometimes my nipples.itch..what could this mean?

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Dr. RADHA SYED
51 years experience Gynecology
Nipple itching: Usually a sign of allergic dermatitis-change to a all cotton bra.Very rarely in your age group its a rather ominous skin cancer called paget's disease which can be confirmed by a skin biopsy.
Answered on Apr 1, 2019
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Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Probably nothing: Some people do that.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013

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