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Nipple Areola Skin Rash Lesions
Dry itchy skin on nipple/areola that flakes and peels off. Otherwise looks healthy, no rash. Went away with lotion and Vit E then came back. Worried.
Dry skin: Hi, I don't think this is anything to worry about but an evaluation by ur family doctor won't hurt either, please see ur doctor to put ur mind at ease. Good luck. ...Read more
On both breast, there is a patch of rashes which began beneath my areola/nipple and looks like eczema but seems to be spreading?
Ideas: A picture is worth a thousand words when it comes to skin problems. But a common skin problem on the breast, especially on the underside, is a yeast infection. You can try some anti-fungal OTC cream (ask your pharmacist) and see if that cures. If it doesn't then maybe consider making appt with your health care provider to appropriately diagnose. ...Read more
Eczema: It may be eczema, try topical vaseline 2-3 times a day, if it does not resolve, show it to your doctor, to make sure it is nothing else. ...Read more
My right nipple itches often daily, not the areola. No dryness, cracks, fever, rash, discharge, discoloration. What could be the cause, should I worry?
No, if GYN exam neg.: You need to see your GYN for A breast exam and evaluation. Early diagnosis of Paget's disease is extremely important. "Itching, tingling, or redness in the nipple and/or areola" is a symptom which must not be ignored. See http://www.cancer.gov/types/breast/paget-breast-fact-sheet ...Read more
Tiny dot lump on areola that isn't going away. On other breast, there is an itchy rash under my nipple. What could it be?
I have crusty itchy red rashes around both areolas. On my left breast, the rashes are also on the skin of the breast. I'm 25, not breastfeeding. Help!
I'm 26, when I turned 10, I developed a rash between my nipples that covers the top part of my chest. I used to be very insecure about it. Its dark in color compared to the rest of my skin. How can I get rid of it. Fyi - its a long name which I don't reme
Be seen: See your dermatologist for an exam and diagnosis. ...Read more
I have a small rash above my right nipple. It doesn't itch, but its red, bumpy, and some of the skin feels dry?
Could be eczema: It sounds like eczema. Try an otc steroid cream twice a day for 1-2 weeks. If persistent, see your dermatologist. ...Read more
3 years ago I developed rash on my Areola that looked like burn skin it was itchy and burning it went away now it's back could this be Paget's disease?
See your MD: If you have any changes on skin of breast which does not go away. Or itchy skin. .. it is always good reason to see your doctor. Page's disease of breast is very rare but very serious and unless proven otherwise - any skin itch or inflammation has to be suspected. Please, see your MD ASAP for evaluation. ...Read more
Very itchy, sore rash on nipples. When I stop using the ointment my Dr. Prescribed, the skin on my nipples gets dry and the rash comes back.
What are you using?: Is the triamcinolone for your nipples? Do you have eczema? I assume you are not nursing. Do you have asthma? Do you use something for dry skin? Do the nipples itch? You should continue triamcinolone until you see a dermatologist, bringing along all ointments, creams meds, vitamins, etc. ...Read more
My nipples itch and I had a dry rash on my skin I brought cotton bras at walmart is it the material or the cold weather that dried it up how to cureit?
Itchy rash: It could be that you have a skin condition such as psoriasis or eczema affecting the nipples. You can try moisturizing with beeswax or another type of lotion or cream. You can also try an over the counter steroid anti-itch cream such as hydrocortisone. If neither help, see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Most likely not to worry. But I cant tell since I don't know if red?, blisters? Itchy? Bleeding?
At your age not very likely to be cancer, so don't worry. But, you can get skin rashes like anywhere else there.
If you want to try something before going to ur doc, then try a fungus creme (like clotrimazole, they sell in foot section of grocery) otherwise keep it clean and dry...
if it fades, ok... ...Read more
I am 6 months pregnant my boobs have not grown yet but my left nipple is really itchy and developed a little rash on it, really dry skin. Why?
Eczema: Could be eczema, apply vaseline until the dryness and the itching resolves. ...Read more
I am a breastfeeding mom I got a rash on my breast around the nipple area. Red flakey/scaley blotches on skin as well as bright pink nipple.
5 days itchy skin all over, especially groin region and worse at night. Slightly red near groin only. Red circular rash and tender around nipple. Have used jetted tub a few weeks ago. Fungus? Bacteria?
What is it? I have breast redness, bleeding from nipple, rash on chest and cracked nipples. The following also describes me: Skin redness or irritatio
I've developed rashes in various places on my body, they look like scratches and are itchy...Located on shoulders, chest, back, head, inner thigh?
The skin on my chest feels tender, like sunburn, but there are no visible marks or rashes. Could this be brought on by stress? It's very sensitive!
Did you: What things have you used on your skin? ...Read more
Is it more likely to have an allergy to caffeine, or stimulants in general? Skin rashes appear on lower face and upper chest. Testing for this?
Quite rare: I don' recall ever seeing someone allergic to caffeine. As each stimualnt drug is quite different chemically from others an allergy to all stimulants is even less likely. There is also no skin or blood test for such an allergy but that doesn't mean it can't be done. A double-blind challenge is the method used to establish a relationship between a cause & an effect. Your local allergist can help. ...Read more
I'm taking carbimazole, 3 once a day and propanolol, 2 three times a day, im starting to have chest pains and skin rashes are those possible symptoms?
I am experiencing skin rash (quality: ring shaped, inside is slightly paler and peeling, spreading from chest to abdomen and neck, slightly itchy.?
Skin rash: I am experiencing skin rash (quality: ring shaped, inside is slightly paler and peeling, spreading from chest to abdomen and neck, slightly itchy.? ANS: not sure what the question is but we can do 2nd opinion and I can see rash and discuss with you. That will help a lot. A picture is worth.... ...Read more
Several times a year I break out in odd rashes mostly on my chest neck and shoulders sometimes they look like scratches they are always accompanied by redness and swelling and tenderness of the skin and also with pimply looking things. I just broke out
See doc: Try to get in and see your doc or a dermatologist while you have the rash. If you can't get in soon, take pics so you can show your doc! ...Read more
Have few circular rashes on chest, one went away, outer edge has a red, inflamed ring with white center that has really dry skin. Dry skin/worse?
Wish I had picture!: Dermatology questions are so hard without seeing the rash! Round rash with central clearing usually are from fungus commonly known as ringworm. Is anybody else have it? Ringworm is itchy and you didn't mention that. I'm curious what you have tried to treat it and if u r using any new soaps or creams. Try an over-the-counter fungal ointment twice/day and for 2 weeks past when u can't see rash. ...Read more
I suddenly started having skin disease like enzyma on my chick, chest and back. Almost same time red rashes started coming out too. Waht can I use?
Get this examined: If this is eczema a topical steroidcream may help/ would not apply anything on your face without a doctor looking at it. You should have this examined. ...Read more