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Dermatitis Under Breast
Probably.: That's the most likely cause, yes. Try an otc antifungal cream, and keep the area as dry as possible with talcum powder. If that doesn't work, you'll need to see a dermatologist, but it probably will. Recurrences are common. ...Read more
That can happen.: This may mean that you are wearing the incorrect bra size or a design that isn't right for you. If the bra is worn out -it can also cause more pressure. Up to 85% of american women are wearing an incorrect cup or band size (or both). Encourage you to go to a specialty bra stop for a fitting ; consultation. Having the correct support will add to your comfort ; breast health. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
Dark patch under breast fold, no itch, dermatologist prescribed anti fungal cream. Can breast fungus be without itching?
Yes: Not all fungal infections itch, continue the treatment as prescribed and if you do not see improvement, follow up with your MD for a re evaluation. ...Read more
Left breast extremely sore and swollen, nipple swollen, gland in breast swollen, breast is hot, skin on breast is stripping, fever. Breast infection?
Sounds suspicious: It sounds suspicious for an infection, you need to see your MD and might need antibiotics. ...Read more
Possibilities: I agree w the 2 other answers you received. However, direct contact with metal is not common. If the bra is worn out it could expose the underwire. However there is a thick cloth channel surrounding it & the wire is coated in plastic. The underwire can actually break. Yeast infections are not uncommon & excessive pressure from the wire against skin can be problematic. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Intertrigo in groin region?can i use hydrozole for it?i'm female 22y.intertrigo also underarms and under breast
See below: Simple intertrigo is an irritant dermatitis caused by the combination of frictional rubbing, increased temperature, and moisture. Intertrigo can be complicated various microorganisms, including yeasts, dermatophytic fungi, bacteria Hydrozole would only be effective if there is a secondary yeast infection. •Shower and dry off thoroughly each day. Keep your skin as dry and cool as you can. ...Read more
Breast development.: Hello. I am sorry but there isn't very much information to go by here. At age 13 years old, many girls don't have large breasts. If you haven't started pubery yet- that would be one reason. Remember that you don't have to have large breasts to be normal. ...Read more
Dark patch of skin with dry, peeling borders under right breast, no itch, no redness, left breast clear. Could it be winter dryness on right breast?
Yes: But the armpit is also a very common place for both abscesses and fungal overgrowth. If you do not have access to a doctor, you might try warm compresses and three times a day antifungal cream for a couple of days. If it does not go away or start to drain, see a doctor. Good luck, . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer