A 22-year-old female asked:
i have an itchy left breast that has increased over 6 days. just this morning, i saw an ugly red sore. what could it be?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Robert Uyeda answered
44 years experience General Surgery
Probably: A superficial infection. If you develop fever, pus, or pain/tenderness in the breast, it could be mastitis, so go and see your doctor. A warm compress applied to the area in the meantime will help it heal faster.
Answered on Oct 16, 2015
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