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My 11 Yr Old Son Told Me Yesterday That One Of His Nipples Is Sore I Looked At It And It Looks A Little Swollen Should I Be Concerned
My 11 yr old son told me yesterday that one of his nipples is sore. I looked at it and it looks a little swollen. Should I be concerned?
Follow with care: It is normal for boys (and girls) to experience changes of the nipples and breasts between 9 and 12 years of age. Boys may develop small breast buds and sometimes have sensitive areas with small amount of drainage. It is important to discuss with a pediatrician and evaluate a boy's genitalia to ensure normal development. If breast buds develop excessively (gynecomastia) treatment is available. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 11 yr old son has a sore, swollen scrotum. Both testicles seem fine, the center area between is swollen, skin around the area is itchy and burns.
?angioedema...: At age 11, the first that comes to my mind is spontaneous twisting of appendages inside scrotum. If the contents inside scrotum are normal by history, palpation, and optional ultrasound, i would consider if he has angioedema of scrotum. Of course, a good history and adequate physical exam would help a diagnosis. If any doubt, see expert timesly. Good luck. ...Read more
My 11 year old son has a sore throat, swollen tonsils and on the left side of his mouth behind his last molar gums are swollen. Is it okay to give them to him, if so what size and for how long? I have some augmentin 875-125mg tabs. Is it okay to give them
Sounds like teething: The symptoms you describe sound like your son's 2nd molars are coming in. I do not know how much your son weighs, so i cannot comment on whether the Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) is safe or not. Half a teaspoon of salt in a tall glass of warm water is a great rinse for swelling. Rinse frequently and spit, don't swallow. Talk to your physician or dentist about the proper antibiotic and what dose to take. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Breast pain one breast 5cm lump swollen painful breast very small clear fluid when squeeze nipple which is sore too sounds like cancer right 46yr fema?
40 yr old black woman swollen tender breast tubuligation 18 yrs ago left breast bigge than right tightness in chest?
See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
11 yr old daughter has aching right upper chest pain, (no arm pain) when she raises her right arm or bends over, effects breathing, stressed at school ?
Could be....: ....Stress. It could also be a pulled muscle. Or it could be something called pleurisy, which is inflammation of the lining of the lungs and involves pain that is worse in certain positions and with deep breathing. If she is otherwise well, without cough, fever, etc., then try ibuprofen. If she's otherwise sick, see your doctor for a proper evaluation. ...Read more
My right nipple is very swollen red and sore with a little scaling on the side. Does this mean i have Paget's disease? I am 22 female
I have nipple discharge sore breast and feels like swollen tissue or small lumps any idea what it may be?
Needs attention: this is probably benign, and could be due to a number of things. it is most important to make sure there is no infection, or malignancy. go to a doctor as soon as possible to have this evaluated ...Read more
My one nipple is sore and slightly swollen but has no discharge or marks on it. Is this something to see a doctor about?
My right nipple is sore and swollen like twice the size of my left one and stays hard this started lastnight after I got a HCG/B12 shot in my left arm?
Shot unrelated: The shot you got in your left arm is unrelated to the painful swollen right nipple.See a doctor to examine your right breast. Good luck. ...Read more
My 11 year old daughter has a sore swollen lump on her neck the size of a cashew. She did have a cold/sore throat about two weeks ago. Do I worry?
Lymph glands: We have localized strainers in our system called lymph glands.They sift through the body fluid that may contain debris or germs from such sores to remove them before returning the fluid to our circulation.These are usually pea sized at rest, swell to lima bean or bigger when working and shrink back down over a few weeks.Pain,redness or failure to resolve over a few wks deserves a visit. ...Read more
Yellow vaginal discharge, flaky sore left nipple which is swollen.slight indent in the same breast, small rash at corner of lips,is this all related?
Unrelated: You should be examined by your gynecologist as the vaginal discharge suggests infection which should be treated. The nipple may be dry but shouldn't be swollen and the indentation of breast tissue requires examination also. The rash near the lip is nonspecific without examining it. ...Read more
I have a small pea sized red lump near my nipple area? It wasn't tender or swollen till I agitatedit a bit. The skin on top seemed to be peeling.
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One of my nipples appears to be more bigger than the other like it feels swollen and tender but I don't see a cut or anything on it. What's it from?
Nipples: It is normal for there to be slight variations in nipple size, BUT that being said, if the one feels swollen and tender to you, then it is best to have the Dr. ealuate you as there may be a clogged duct of minor infection starting, etc.. best wishes. ...Read more
My 11 year old daughter has a tender lump beside her right nipple, not under the nipple. Is this the beginning of thelarche
Congrats! Puberty: It certianly sounds like pubertal changes breast tisuue can begin anywhere in the breast area during puberty - it does not have to start right under the nipple. Tender is good too, although she may not think so. It's the non-tender breast masses that would be of more concern. And usually one side starts before the other (usually the dominant hand), so the fact it's just one side is ok to start. ...Read more
My nipples have been sore for about 1 1/2 weeks now.They are swollen and purple/red.They hurt to touch them especially when hard?
Sore nipples: More history is needed to begin with. Look for things light tight bras, change in skin care products, excessive irritation of the nipples. Otherwise, try tea bag compresses (cool). That will sooth the nipples. If there is any discharge or redness getting worse, see your doc. ...Read more
Hi I have suddenly got a swollen nipple and it has a dark scab im starting to get worried it's extremely sore its getting worse?
Last night I have developed a sore and tender nipple. Its slightly swollen. I applied antiseptic cream and a dressing but still very tender?
Get it checked : You are describing the beginning of an infection (swelling and soreness). For this you applied the right remedy. If the soreness resolves within 24 -48 hours you are fine. However if this is getting worse, or you develop additional symptoms like redness, drainage, pus, fever, and chills, then you are developing a more serious infection and need to be seen by a health professional right away. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer