A 19-year-old female asked:
Hi im 19 years old and im seeing a brown color spontaneous discharge from my right breast. i'd like to know what are the causes and is it normal or alarming?
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Pediatrics 51 years experience
Nipple discharge: Non-milky nipple discharge can be associated with duct ectasia, fibrocystic change, or intraductal papilloma.
Need to see surgeon for prompt diagnosis and treatment.
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