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I have Montgomery glands that are prominent, when squeezed they give out a pus like substance, is this normal? I'm definitely not pregnant.

I have Montgomery glands that are prominent, when squeezed they give out a pus like substance, is this normal? I'm definitely not pregnant.

Get checked: It may be old milk left in the ducts or a harmless excrescence, however elevated prolactin blood testing will indicate if there is a pituitary growth producing this problem if you see a MD. ...Read more

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What does white montgomery glands mean?

What does white montgomery glands mean?

Breast glands: Glands of montgomery are the small dots that surround the circular areola (dark part of the nipple). What 'white glands' mean, I have no idea. ...Read more

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What can cause an increase in montgomery glands?

What can cause an increase in montgomery glands?

Pregnancy: The montgomery glands are small sebaceous glands in and around the nipple (the areola) that secrete oily material that appears to lubricate and protect the areola. They may also be helpful to orient a baby to the nipple. ...Read more

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What causes montgomery glands to be more prominent?

Montgomery Glands: This article addresses your question==>http://www.007b.Com/nipple_gallery. Php. Don't worry - there is no lurking medical condition underlying their presence or prominence. What causes this - we don't really know, but they probably serve a natural lubricant function. ...Read more

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Can large montgomery glands be freezed or burned off?

Can large montgomery glands be freezed or burned off?

They can be removed: The Montgomery glands are a natural part of the breast. They are sebaceous glands that produce oil and protect the nipples and areola. If they become too large I believe they can be removed surgically. Good luck ...Read more

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Could your montgomery glands get enlarged when sucked on?

Could your montgomery glands get enlarged when sucked on?

Possible: If he ever tasted your skin when he did this it is certainly possible that they will become swollen. This will go down with time. Avoid putting any soap on your nipples. ...Read more

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Are white heads the same as montgomery glands?

Are white heads the same as montgomery glands?

No: White heads are small pimples on the face orther body body areas probably related to sebaceous glands seen with blackheads. Montgomery tubercles are derived from sweat glands. ...Read more

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Why the montgomery glands on my breasts turn into bumps?

Why the montgomery glands on my breasts turn into bumps?

The Montgomery: Glands contain lubricant for the aerola ; nipple. They can increase in size during pregnancy. ...Read more

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What to do if I have "montgomery glands". Should I go to the doctor?

They are normal: Montgomery glands are small glands in the nipple/ areolar area. Their presence is normal and do not need any special treatment. Occasionally they can become infected in which case medical treatment may be needed. ...Read more

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What can cause montgomery glands on breast?

What can cause montgomery glands on breast?

They are a: Normal part of breast anatomy. Their secretions help to lubricate the areola and the nipple. ...Read more

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Montgomery glands a hard ball like one should I be worried?

Montgomery glands a hard ball like one should I be worried?

Possibly: The glands may be blocked. Try a warm compress to see if they open. If this doesn't work, call your gynecologist. ...Read more

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How do I know if my montgomery glands are infected? If so, who do I contact to help the situation?

How do I know if my montgomery glands are infected? If so, who do I contact to help the situation?

See a MD: If your breast Montgomery glands are infected, there will be redness, swelling, or worse, pus extruded. See a MD if you still need answers. ...Read more

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Why do montgomery glands come out, I never had this problem before n I have a one yr old all of sudden I start to c more n more appear around th areol?

Why do montgomery glands come out, I never had this problem before n I have a one yr old all of sudden I start to c more n more appear around th areol?

Gland appearance: Montgomery glands appear more prominently when a pregnancy has occurred, is present, or was recently completed caused by the hormonal changes. ...Read more

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Can PMS make Montgomery glands more pronounced?

Can PMS make Montgomery glands more pronounced?

Hormonal changes: The enlarged appearance is often one of the very earliest signs seen in a pregnant woman from a prolactin level rise - even before a missed period. Ovulation and the time until your period are common times too. Rather than being caused by PMS, it would be that both are caused by hormonal changes. If you do miss your period - do a pregnancy test. Best! ...Read more

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Why am I getting montgomery glands on my nipples?

Always there: Glands of Montgomery around your nipples are ALWAYS there and can become more prominent when pregnant or nursing. ...Read more