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I have a red -pink patch on my left breast that comes and goes. It s not itchy and it's flat. What can it be?
See your doctor: I would see your doctor when the patch is present to have it evaluated, maybe even biopsied. Also, the doctor may be able to give you a treatment to stop this from happening. ...Read more
Hormone or reaction: it could be a simple allergic reaction to the bro, T shirt or whatever touching your breast use Hydrocortisone cream from over the counter and take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) to see if it will go away other wise you need to see a doctor to make the proper diagnosis and give you the proper treatment ...Read more
Get Breast Exam: Is birth control pill causing "itchy breasts"? Your breasts are under hormonal influences throughtout the menstrual cycle. These hormones cause fluctuations in the amount of fluid in breasts. Swelling, tenderness, itching, and more can occur. These same hormones are also present in the pill & can result in the same symptoms. See your doctor for a breast exam to rule out other causes for itching. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Inflammation: The differential diagnosis (e.g. list of possibilities) is vast. Many times, such changes are reactive (e.g. irritation caused by inflammatory changes as the tissue heals from itching/scratching). However, depending on how long this has been going on, other--more sinister changes--can also be in the differential (e.g. Paget's disease). If supportive measures fail, get this checked out. ...Read more
See a doctor...: Bumps on the breast is not specific enough - is it on the skin? Is it confined to the area around the nipple? With regard to a dry, itchy vagina at age 45, this is probably related to "vaginal atrophy" and a vaginal yeast infection which you can start by treating over the counter. ...Read more
Breast pain : 1st rule out you are not pregnant. If not pregnant you need to see a physician and get an exam. ...Read more
Bumps: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more
My boyfriend has a non itchy rash on his groin area now i'm getting it under my breasts, what to do?
What can I use for this itchy red rash underneath both of my breasts? I'm really big breasted and they sweat and cause this irritation.
Antifungal cream: It is common for women to get a yeast infection under their breasts especially in the warm weather. The best treatment is to use an over the counter yeast cream like lamisil (terbinafine) twice a day unitl it is resolved. After it has resolved start the treatment again at the first sign of new infection. When applying the cream use a thin layer only. ...Read more