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There are bumps on nipples, does this indicate i'm pregnant or not?

There are bumps on nipples, does this indicate i'm pregnant or not?

Small bumps with: Central white on nipples and aerolas are likely montgomery glands. They can become larger during pregnancy ; lactation but that is not diagnostic of pregnancy. So, take a home pregnancy test if you have missed your period. Take care. ...Read more

Nipple (Definition)

A nipple also known mammary papilla or teat is a small projection of skin containing the outlets for 15–20 lactiferous ducts. Its at the apex or top or breast ...Read more


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Have small white bumps on nipples. What is cause?

Have small white bumps on nipples. What is cause?

Glands of montgomery: Areolar glands or glands of montgomery are sebaceous glands in the areola surrounding the nipple. The glands make oily secretions (lipoid fluid) to keep the areola and the nipple lubricated and protected. They vary in size but appear like bumps or pimples over the areola. ...Read more

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White head bump on nipple area?

White head bump on nipple area?

Epidermoid Cyst: Epidermoid cysts represent the most common cutaneous cysts. While they may occur anywhere on the body, they occur most frequently on the face, scalp, neck, and trunk. ...Read more

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Im on nexplanon, its my third year w it. Always was unlrotected never became pregnant. Bumps around nipples are appering. Does nexplanon wear off?

Nexplanon: Nexplanon is the most effective reversible birth control method. Failures are exceptionally rare. It is approved for 3 years of use and the levels do not wear off before that. After 3 years it should be removed and replaced if continued contraception is desired. It would not be related to bumps on the nipples. Schedule a virtual visit with a Healthtap primary care doctor to evaluate those. ...Read more

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Painful white bump on nipple..Been there a while.....Changes size.....I've never had children....What is it? How to get rid and prevent?

Painful white bump on nipple..Been there a while.....Changes size.....I've never had children....What is it? How to get rid and prevent?

Lumps and Bumps: Good afternoon. This sounds like a benign scarring process called a sebaceous cyst. This is an oil and dried pus filled lesion usually causing a non-acute lump under the skin. Sometimes these cysts can become infected or continue to grow. Your health care provider or a skin specialist can teach you how to get rid of them or to have them surgically removed. This would be an 'in-office' process. ...Read more

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Gassy, stomach pains, bumps on nipples - pregnancy?

Gassy, stomach pains, bumps on nipples - pregnancy?

If you missed your: Period these sxs can occur with pregnancy. Take a pregnancy test to know. Possible early pregnancy sxs: no period, breast swelling ; tenderness w darkened areolas, thin, white ; milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, ^ gas. ...Read more

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Pain in both breasts, especially right breast and new bumps on nipple how likely is this to be cancer and what else could it be?

Physiologic: Pain in cycle with your periods? This does not sound like breast cancer. Pain is not a normal symptom of breast cancer. This is the breast tissue responding to the hormones in your body related to your cycle. ...Read more

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Im 17,recently there was like a boil bump under nipple area, but its slowly going away.now that breast looks bigger then the other , is it normal?:'(

Im 17,recently there was like a boil  bump under nipple area, but its slowly going away.now that breast looks bigger then the other , is it normal?:'(

Normal: It is not uncommon for young women to have their breasts develop unevenly during puberty. You may not have noticed it until you had furuncle under nipple. I would not be concerned. Take care! ...Read more

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Is it weird to begin to start having veins in the breast and bumps on nipple area? Do not think I am pregnant either.

Is it weird to begin to start having veins in the breast and bumps on nipple area? Do not think I am pregnant either.

No: It is normal to have veins on your breasts and what looks like bumps on the nipples. Do not worry there is nothing wrong and you are normal! ...Read more

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Been on continuous pill for four packs in a row.. Now bumps on nipples breast pain and cramps? Should i be worried? Or could be hormones?

Been on continuous pill for four packs in a row.. Now bumps on nipples breast pain and cramps? Should i be worried? Or could be hormones?

Hormones: It sounds like it's probably hormones. Although if you're having bumps on your nipples that weren't there before, you might want to see you doctor for an exam just to make sure that what you're seeing is anatomically normal. There are normal glands on the areola that rise up , so that's probably what you're seeing. But without an experts vision it's impossible to diagnose on the internet. ...Read more

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24yrs old, lost roughly 20lbs, right breast very wrinkly, has bumps on areola/whitish bumps on nipple.Left breast slightly wrinkled, nipple inverted.

24yrs old, lost roughly 20lbs, right breast very wrinkly, has bumps on areola/whitish bumps on nipple.Left breast slightly wrinkled, nipple inverted.

Is the nipple: inversion new? If yes - would have this medically checked. The bumps on nipple and areola are likely to be Montgomery Glands. ...Read more

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Missed period week later started bleeding, lasted 3 days. Two days after my missed period took a neg pregnant test. Sore breasts White bumps on nipples.

Missed period week later started bleeding, lasted 3 days. Two days after my missed period took a neg pregnant test. Sore breasts White bumps on nipples.

Need more info: what was the result of your test? If positive, repeat the test, but please see your doctor. this could be a sign of miscarriage. A blood test or a sonogram will help. If the test was negative, and you think you are pregnant you can repeat the test or get a blood test ...Read more

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Am i pregnant? I am on birth control and still got my period but I have been feeling pregnancy symptoms such as, nauseous, lower back aches, head aches, mood swings, brown vaginal discharge, bumps around nipples, line on stomach, and dizzy spells for the

Am i pregnant? I am on birth control and still got my period but I have been feeling pregnancy symptoms such as, nauseous, lower back aches, head aches, mood swings, brown vaginal discharge, bumps around nipples, line on stomach, and dizzy spells for the

The : The symptoms you are having could be caused by hormonal fluctuations due to the birth control pill. Think about it like this; the birth control pills suppress ovulation thus your body is in a state of pseudo pregnancy. You may benefit from a different pill with a different hormonal make up. At your next visit discuss changing your birth control pill with your doctor. Take care. ...Read more

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1day late with period having tender breats nausea neg test lil bump around nipples is it pregancy?

1day late with period having tender breats  nausea neg test lil bump around nipples  is it pregancy?

Possibly pregnant: Any time you miss a period, lthough one day is not really too late, have nausea and tender breasts you have to consider pregnancy. Wait another week and use a pregnancy test, it should be positive by then if you are really pregnant. If it is then congratulations on your pregnancy. ...Read more