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Warm Purple Nipples Pregnancy
Exam: Any new lumps, bumps, skin changes in the breast or nipples should be evaluated by your doctor. You may be seeing breast milk. If you have had a baby before this can be normal. In other cases it can be a sign of an elevated Prolactin hormonal level. Schedule a visit for an evaluation ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Is it normal in pregnancy for nipples to be normal in color in the am and by night be dark purplish and have veins showing more?
Face/chest is red/feels warm but right side is particularly bright/almost purplish. On prednisone for chronic urticaria/angiodema. Why the flushing?
infection: If not infection then medication reaction.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hi, change of nipple color is not specific for pregnancy, if you are concerned for pregnancy please do a pregnancy test.
Be well. ...Read more
Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more
My nipples are extremely soar & hurt a lot, my chest hurts too, is this a pregnancy symptom, possibly pregnant?
Symptom, yes: It may be a symptom, but a positive pregnancy test is more accurate. ...Read more
I took a pregnancy test that came out posotive and the other was negative, am I pregnant my nipples also have gotten bigger.?
Is it normal to have a clearish white fluid come out of your nipple when u squeeze it or is this a very early sign of pregnancy?
My nipples/Montgomery bumps have been very sensitive hard&dark for couple days. Mild cramps. Supposed to start in week and a half. Possible pregnancy?
I have white bumps on my nipples just like I had in my 1st pregnancy. They went away after the first pregnancy and now their back. Could I be pregnant?
For the past week my nipples have been hard and tender, which has never happened before. I took a pregnancy test and it was negative, what could it be?
Why are my Nipples darkening if I Just had my period abd took s pregnancy test that came back negative?
Chemical pregnancy: Can make breast changes. Take a blood pregnancy test to see if hcg level is elevated. ...Read more
I have little pain on my left nipple my monthly periods date approaching and we are planning to get baby. The pain s symptoms of pregnancy or not?
Normal: Nipple pain may be seen as a symptom of the premenstrual phase. It will probably also happen when you get pregnant and may be more intense as the hormones are much more elevated in pregnancy. Decrease your caffeine intake, it will help with nipple pain. If you miss your period, nipple pain may be a symptom of pregnancy. You must confirm it with a pregnancy test. ...Read more
Not necessarily: While your skin may change in pregnancy and the nipples also change there are other things you need to look out for. The nipple can get injured and the nipple skin can dry out. But I would have the area evaluated to make sure its not paget's of the nipple unless it is resolving on its own. Also a urine pregnancy test is easily found in stores ...Read more
It can be, but it is: Not diagnostic for pregnancy. So take a pregnancy test is your period is late. ...Read more
Leaky Nipples: It is quite normal and you do not need to worry. Think of it as that your breast is getting ready for the job ahead. Breast feeding the baby is the best. ...Read more
Tethering: Sometimes in pregnancy the breasts become engorged, however the ductal tissue does not stretch completely. This causes the nipple itself to be pulled inward relative to the engorgement of the tissue around it. However with some types of cancer skin and nipple retraction can be seen. If there are no masses palpable it is unlikely that there is any cancer however it is best to have this examined. ...Read more