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I keep getting pimple looking things around my nipple what is it?

I keep getting pimple looking things around my nipple what is it?

Glands: These are normal glands that are more prominent in certain people. Thereare also occasional inclusion cysts similar to whiteheads but larger that occur in this area. ...Read more

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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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How to get rid of white pimple like things on nipple?

DON'T try to get rid: Of these. They are most likely montgomery glands on the areola. They help to lubricate the nipple ; surrounding tissue. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get black heads an pimples on your nipples?

I am not sure what: The "black heads" are. However, there are montgomery glands on the areola surrounding the nipples. They are raised and you might be mistaking them for pimples. Their main function is lubricate the tissues. ...Read more

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I had this tiny pimple on my nipple, i popped it and white stuff came out. Is it normal to get pimples in the nipple?

I had this tiny pimple on my nipple, i popped it and white stuff came out. Is it normal to get pimples in the nipple?

Likely Milk: On your nipple itself, it was likely not a pimple, but a milk duct, with some milk in it. Some women have hyperprolactinemia which can be caused by thyroid disorder or a pituitary issue. Nipple stimulation can also cause your breasts to produce milk without being pregnant. Talk to your doc, to do blood tests for prolactin and thyroid. They might also do a cytology exam on any other fluid. ...Read more

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I have a white pimple shaped like on the side of my nipple doesn't hurt but only when i squeeze it white puss comes out I am 20 yrs tryin to get preg?

I have a white pimple shaped like on the side of my nipple doesn't hurt but only when i squeeze it white puss comes out I am 20 yrs tryin to get preg?

It may be a : Small skin infection, like a pimple, just on the breast, especially if new red and tender. Try warm compresses, keep clean with soap and water and go in if it worsens. It's not due to your attempt at pregnancy and will not affect your chances, gd luck. ...Read more

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Itchy nipples, small itchy cyst/pimple like bumps between and around breasts. What is this? Does it sound serious enough to get checked? OTC?

Itchy nipples, small itchy cyst/pimple like bumps between and around breasts. What is this? Does it sound serious enough to get checked? OTC?

Healthtap visit: Consider doing a virtual visit with one of the Healthtap primary care doctors or Dermatologist. They may be able to look at the area in question and direct you to further treatment. This is an issue that will require visualization of the area to draw any conclusions. ...Read more

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I have these huge pimple like things around my nipple, is that bad?

? Montgomery Glands?: They may be montgomery glands if they are on the dark skin surrounding the nipple. They are normal. Here is a good photograph: http://www.Bing.Com/images/search?Q=gland+of+montgomery&qs=sc&sk=as3&form=qbir&pq=glands%20of%20mont&sc=4-14&sp=4&qs=sc&sk=as3#view=detail&id=92b52260f7b5854ce88235061d609feadadf3ade&selectedindex=15. If something other than this, your doctor can determine what it is. ...Read more

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I have had some pimple like things on the pink of my nipples. They come and go. Dont really itch. Def not pimple. Had this for a few years. 24 female?

I have had some pimple like things on the pink of my nipples. They come and go. Dont really itch. Def not pimple. Had this for a few years. 24 female?

Normal: You are describing normal skin appendages of the areola of the breast. These are oil glands and hair follicles. They can be prominent at times and then be less prominent depending on stimulation, hormonal effects and heat or cold. Unless there is redness, tenderness, drainage, streaking or other concern, just observer. Never fail to get it checked if you are concerned. ...Read more

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Pimple spot around my nipple, what is this?

Pimple spot around my nipple, what is this?

Montgomery Glands?: Small bumps containing white material on the areola are usually montgomery glands. ...Read more

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Pimples (Definition)

Pimples are a kind of acne, and are a condition where oil gets trapped in a pore of the skin resulting in small area of ...Read more