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A 21-year-old female asked:

Hi my nipple on the left side has become harder and sore. not the areola just the nipple. looks like theres yellow spots under the skin. anything to be worried about?

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Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Yes: Yes you may have an infection. See your doctor for you may need antibiotic in the meantime keep the area clean and dry with soap and water
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