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A 22-year-old female asked:

what could be wrong if i all a sudden get bumps around my nipples?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 46 years experience
Prominent glands: If this on edge of nipple this is normal. Of however there are masses inside of beast tissue see physician for breast exam.

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A 32-year-old member asked:

I have small bumps around my nipples. Is that normal?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Montgomery Glands?: Glands of montgomery are small bumps on the areola.
A 27-year-old female asked:

Is it normal to have bumps around your nipples?

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Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 31 years experience
Bumps on nipples: Bumps on the nipples are normal in both men and women. They are usually visually more prominent glands.
A 37-year-old member asked:

Why is it that I have small bumps around my nipples?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Likely: Montgomery glands. These help to keep the aerolas and nipples moisturized.
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A 29-year-old female asked:

Im getting white bumps around my nipples what r they? They look like goosebumps

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Follicles: either hair follicles or Montgomery follicles if you ae pregnant. Avoid all tigh/pushup bras and look for signs of inflammation.

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Last updated Nov 11, 2016

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