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A 55-year-old female asked:

i had a mammogram today - clear liquid came out one breast when squeezed by machine. i'm 55, on birth control to control menopausal symptoms. i have dense breasts, still menstruating - fibrocysts. no prior cancer. normal? tech said yes.

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Dr. Stanley Swaby
Obstetrics and Gynecology 26 years experience
Yes: It is not uncommon to have a clear discharge from the nipple if the breast tissue or nipple is compressed (squeeze). Continue doing your mammograms when recommended by your doctor.

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