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I was washing under my breasts pretty hard and now have redness under them for the last 2 wks. It doesn't itch and fades in redness. What do I do?

I was washing under my breasts pretty hard and now have redness under them for the last 2 wks. It doesn't itch and fades in redness. What do I do?

Skin abrasions: The poor under the breast skin got abraded and is now trying to heal. Needless, to say, don't rub so hard. A OTC hydrocortisone cream can assist in the healing process and keeping the area dry of moisture. ...Read more

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Breast redness/irritation. Causes?

Breast redness/irritation. Causes?

Depends: This depends on the type of redness and irritation that you are having. Some general causes: breast infection/mastitis, detergents, soap, lotion. Is there a mass or swelling associated with it? I highly recommend you get evaluated by your doctor. This is a difficult question to answer without having an examination. ...Read more

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Breast redness while breastfeeding?

Breast redness while breastfeeding?

Check LATCH: It could be that your baby has an incorrect latch or his/her mouth is not open wide enough when feeding. See a lactation consultant or pediatrician to evaluate both the latch and your breast. ...Read more

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What does it mean when u have redness on one part of ur breast ?

What does it mean when u have redness on one part of ur breast ?

Nflammation or infec: It may be the telltale sign of infection or inflammation. Also could be caused by a bug bite of some sort as well as an infected hair follicle all are infected duct. ...Read more

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I noticed after my 4th Kelfex that my face, chest and breasts are red. No pain. Warmth and redness. What does this mean?

I noticed after my 4th Kelfex that my face, chest and breasts are red. No pain. Warmth and redness. What does this mean?

Allergic reaction: This could be an allergic reaction. See your MD and they can evaluate if it is. Absolutely see MD urgently if you have itchiness in throat or troubles swallowing, fever, skin peeling. ...Read more

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33 unmarried have light redness on breast+heavyness+sometime sudden pain occur for just 1to 3 seconds & then go aways by it self?

33 unmarried have light redness on breast+heavyness+sometime sudden pain occur for just 1to 3 seconds & then go aways by it self?

Could be infection: The redness and pain indicate that there is inflammatory process which could be infection ( mastitis ) could be some other serious condition . I would suggest you see your family doc for full evaluation . Best of wishes ...Read more

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Is redness a common sign of breast cancer?

Is redness a common sign of breast cancer?

Not in general: Redness is not a common sign of most breast cancers, but it can be seen in a rare but aggressive type called inflammatory breast cancer. Your doctor can help you distinguish this unfortunate cause of redness from allergic skin reactions or infection. ...Read more

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Cause left breast redness, dimpling, little 'pinholes' under breast. Nipple no longer gets erect. L breast hotter than R. Good Mammo 2 Mos ago.

Cause left breast redness, dimpling, little 'pinholes' under breast. Nipple no longer gets erect. L breast hotter than R. Good Mammo 2 Mos ago.

Breast symptoms: Unfortunately, a normal or benign mammogram does not exclude cancer with 100% assurity, especially if the breast tissue is dense. If a patient is having NEW unilateral breast symptoms, I would definitely recommend a visit to the doctor and having this checked out. ...Read more

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