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Mammary Gland Infection
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
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What is a medicine / supplement be that can be taken to stop the proliferation of mammary gland cells?
NONE!: No medicine or homeopathic help. Your breasts are your breasts! ...Read more
Minimally glandular: Male breast has less glandular tissue, less fat, small areolae-r the rounded pigmneted skin around the nipple and small nipples . But when you suspect a lump causes are gynaecomastia is a condition in which a male has enlarged breast like a female breast, more pendulous for a male than less. Bilateral pgynaecomastia occurs in alcoholics, cirrhossi from more estroges. Cance needs to be ruled out. ...Read more
No natural augment: I suspect you are asking about ways to increase breast size without surgery. I've never seen any scientific literature or patient studies that show any real improvement without surgery. I thnk a consultation with a board certified plastic surgeon is the right place to start if you are thinking about breast enhancement. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Has glands: In utero, all parts are there to start, then differentiate, according to genes (xx female, xy male), hormonal triggers. ...Read more
Does a normal breast have lumps? A large lump at center of breast, when cupped, is mammary gland tissue or tumor?
See below: A normal breast should not have any clear lump or mass, provided you feel for it by using the flat part of your hand/fingers. Some women have 'lumpy'' breast, often due to fibrocyctic changes which are fairly common in otherwise healthy breasts. If you can feel any lumps in your breast, you must seek a medical examination by a health care professional who can do clinical breast examination for you. ...Read more
I lost 3 sizes of breast since I started to take contraception pills (more helping to control my crazy hormones). How can I get my mammary gland back?
Your experience ..: ...is unusual. Most women increase their breast sizes when taking oral contraceptives. Typically, the higher the estrogen component in the pill, the larger the breast becomes. With lower dose pills such as you may be taking the effects on the breast are less striking. Weight loss could contribute to smaller breast size. Work with your doctor on the type/dose of your pills, as well as other causes ...Read more
At 10 CM from nipple of right mammary gland is observed hardened area with non-homogeneous structure having microcalcifications.Doctors advise surgery
Breast biopsy: Usually image guided needle biopsy is performed first, to avoid unnecessary surgery and, if the biopsy turns out positive, to enable optimum presurgical planning and discussion of treatment options. Microcalcifications per se are not malignant or premalignant: 80% turn out to be benign on biopsy. I'm not sure what is meant by "non homogeneous structure", it is not standard breast US terminology ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
One swollen breast, sore and cup size bigger. Not red. Spanish doctor said my breast has responded to a systemic infection as glands are up. possible?
Swollen breast: seek a second opinion. You need an accurate opinion so that proper treatment can be instituted ...Read more
Pain in left armpit radiating to breast and arm. Doc says no swollen glands, no redness. Don't feel ill but pain persists. Second opinion? Infection?
Infection unlikely: Infection anywhere in the body will show signs of inflammation besides pain. Inflammation will produce fever and local tenderness and reddness. In the absence of these signs, infection is unlikely. Pain in the arm can originate in the neck in case there is pressure on the nerves. You should ask your doctor to give you some pain medication and continue to monitor your pain. More tests may be requir. ...Read more
Yes: Most likely from frequent pumping. Or it could be a galactocele. ...Read more