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I am experiencing nipple discharge and purple nipples?

I am experiencing nipple discharge and purple nipples?

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

Dr. Barbara Lavi
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Pregnancy (Definition)

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


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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?

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?

It's possible yes: During pregnancy, it is well documented that with hormonal changes, even throughout the day, the nipples can change in color and appearance. Congratulation on the pregnancy. ...Read more

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Are sore nipples a sign of pregnancy?

Are sore nipples a sign of pregnancy?

Not diagnostic: But this could occur when pregnant. If you have missed your period - then take a pregnancy test to know. Take care. ...Read more

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If your nipples turned white on the tops is it a sign of pregnancy??

If your nipples turned white on the tops is it a sign of pregnancy??

Pregnancy: 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

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Darkened areolas and looks like the tip of my nipples are white. Could this be a sign of pregnancy?

Darkened areolas and looks like the tip of my nipples are white. Could this be a sign of pregnancy?

Dark areolas: Yes this could be a sign of pregnancy. When you miss your period then start doing urinary pregnancy tests to see if you are pregnant ...Read more

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My nipples hurt when II touch them can this be a sign of pregnancy? And when does implantation ouccr?

Possible: The Progesterone level starts to increase after ovulation and continues to rise as a result of conception. Progesterone can make the nipples very sensitive - this sensitivity is ususally noticeable just before a woman's period is due. If she conceives, the sensitivity can worsen during the first weeks of pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is painful nipple a sign of pregnancy?

Possible: Generalized breast tenderness and some nipple tenderness can be an early sign of pregnancy. ...Read more

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Could itchy nipples be a sign of pregnancy?

Could itchy nipples be a sign of pregnancy?

May be: Different woman experience different symptoms. If you are more than 14 days past the due date of your period, you may wish to do a home pregnancy test. See this site for info on this topic.
http://www. Webmd. Com/baby/guide/pregnancy-am-i-pregnant. ...Read more

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Help plz! Can scabby nipples be a sign of pregnancy?

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

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If you have hard nipples can it be a sign of pregnancy?

If you have hard nipples can it be a sign of pregnancy?

Test: A positive pregnancy test is the best sign of pregnancy, along with a missed period. If you're worried take a home pregnancy test. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have some white stuff coming from my nipples, is this a sign of pregnancy?

Occasionally: Can be other medical problems, from thyroid disease, to pituitary problems. You need to have your thyroid and prolactin hormone levels tested, as well as a breast exam. ...Read more

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My nipples will not stop getting hard can it be a sign of pregnancy or something else?

My nipples will not stop getting hard can it be a sign of pregnancy or something else?

Doctor can check: A primary care or ob-gyn doctor can GT all the details and check to see if there is a medical issue, if a woman has mild breast or menstrual-related symptoms. Many women have some variations with breast sensations, mucus discharge, their periods, or a missed period on occasion. Some women feel normal after a few days, but others have bothersome symptoms and follow-up with a doctor. ...Read more

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Do your nipples darken when they are erect or could this be an early sign of pregnancy?

Do your nipples darken when they are erect or could this be an early sign of pregnancy?

Likely not pregnancy: Darkening effect as nipple erects, is most likely due to closer proximity of the tissue pigments. However a pregnancy test could be useful if you are unsure? ...Read more

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I was in the shower and noticed brown flakey scabs on my nipples, could this be a sign of early pregnancy?

I was in the shower and noticed brown flakey scabs on my nipples, could this be a sign of early pregnancy?

Maybe not: A urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon, and thus lead to a repeat test. If a woman gets her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant, and a test is not needed. ...Read more

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How early can you get pregnancy signs like around nipple?

How early can you get pregnancy signs like around nipple?

A variety of: Breast changes can start occurring in the beginning of pregnancy.
The nipples & aerolas can become darker due to hormone changes. The glands of montgomery on the areolas can look like raised bumps and the nipples may protrude more. ...Read more

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Aerolas and nipples are lighter. Is it possible that it can be a sign of pregnancy?

Aerolas and nipples are lighter. Is it possible that it can be a sign of pregnancy?

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

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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?

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?

Can be normal: It depends on your age. The first thing to do id to stop manipulating the breast. Breast discharge is not usually a sign of pregnancy. It can depend on what medications you are taking. See your doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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Could painful nipple and waist pain be a sign of pregnancy?

Could painful nipple and waist pain be a sign of pregnancy?

Just take a test: Don’t guess. Take a test. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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Is sticky yellow discharge from nipples a sign of early pregnancy?

No: A positive pregnancy test is the clearest sign of an early pregnancy. The tests are relatively inexpensive, and accurate. Discharge is only so helpful, kinda like tea leaves. Actual tests are much better at telling you what's going on with your body. ...Read more

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Can nipples soreness at DPO past 5 days be an early pregnancy sign?

Can nipples soreness at DPO past 5 days be an early pregnancy sign?

No, it is not: Early pregnancy sign, it is little bit early for that. It suppose to appear 10-14 days after the conception. Women body does not feel pregnancy until the placenta develops. ...Read more

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Developing white, pimple-like spots around the nipples. Is that a sign of pregnancy?

Developing white, pimple-like spots around the nipples. Is that a sign of pregnancy?

Not necessarily: The areola, the area around the nipple, has quite a few glands. Sometimes they can become enlarged for no apparent reason. ...Read more

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I had sex 5 days ago and it was my ovulation day! Today I'm feeling nipples pain! Is it a sign of pregnancy?

I had sex 5 days ago and it was my ovulation day! Today I'm feeling nipples pain! Is it a sign of pregnancy?

Too soon: Sex 5 days ago, if successful in conceiving, would mean conception 4 days ago... which is too early to CAUSE any symptoms. That means any symptoms one feels would be unrelated to pregnancy, or would be related to a pregnancy that started longer than a couple of weeks ago. A home urine pregnancy test is very accurate, abut 3 weeks after sex. ...Read more

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Nipples are a bit sore and are sticking out more even thought they are normally flat, could this be a sign of early pregnancy?

Guessing in Medicine: There is no concrete history here to comment on. Any advice would be based purely on guessing.

When was your last period? Have you missed a period? Where you sexually active during the days of your fertility period? Are you on birth control? ...Read more

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Small amts of clear liquid coming from nipples. Sign of pregnancy? I would only be abt 4 weeks bc period is supposed to start in 2 days.

Small amts of clear liquid coming from nipples. Sign of pregnancy? I would only be abt 4 weeks bc period is supposed to start in 2 days.

Could be: This could be a sign of pregnancy although uncommon in a woman who has not previously had children. Take a pregnancy test and call your doctor. It could be a sign of a potentially serious condition also and while this is relatively uncommon, you ma need evaluation. ...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