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A 34-year-old member asked:

Might having a bump on you nipple mean you have breast cancer?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 46 years experience
Not likely: But it depends on size and appearance of bump. A condition called paget's disease is an abnormal nipple that is really cancer. It is really impossible to say without looking at it. So go see a doctor who can tell you for sure.

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Can I get breast cancer from having my breasts/nipples pinched?

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No: Breast cancer is unrelated to nipple or breast trauma.

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