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Hi doc, had unprotected oral and got pain on big toe on my left leg and itchy rash on my elbows and non itchy red rash on chest. Then got ulcer on lower lip and skin on mouth roof started peeling off. Burning tongue sensation and lumps on mouth roof. Imme

Hi doc, had unprotected oral and got pain on big toe on my left leg and itchy rash on my elbows and non itchy red rash on chest. Then got ulcer on lower lip and skin on mouth roof started peeling off. Burning tongue sensation and lumps on mouth roof. Imme

Unrelated symptoms: And sketchy picture, you need to be examined, tell your doctor what you are anxious about, you might need an STD testing, trust your doctor, your information is confidential, good luck ...Read more

Nipple (Definition)

A nipple also known mammary papilla or teat is a small projection of skin containing the outlets for 15–20 lactiferous ducts. Its at the apex or top or breast ...Read more


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What does it meen wen ur nipples are peeling?

What does it meen wen ur nipples are peeling?

Probably dry skin: Unless you are breast feeding or having discharge from your nipples, peeling of the skin of the nipple sounds more like a dry skin or eczema type problem and might respond to a daily moisturizer. Constant friction with the clothing could also contribute. ...Read more

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My boobs are always itching now and my nipples are dry and peeling. What could this be?

My boobs are always itching now and my nipples are dry and peeling. What could this be?

Dermatitis: It sounds like you have some form of dermatitis...An inflammation of the skin. Try taking lukewarm (not hot) showers, using cerave cream as a moisturizer after bathing and dove soap for cleansing your skin. You may also use a Hydrocortisone product until you can see you dermatologist to get a prescription strength topical steroid to heal your skin. ...Read more

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One of my 13 year old daughter's nipples is sort of crusty looking and will have cracks in it. Sometimes the skin will peel off.

One of my 13 year old daughter's nipples is sort of crusty looking and will have cracks in it. Sometimes the skin will peel off.

Nipple chafing: The condition is easily treated by applying an anti-chafing balm, petroleum jelly, or neosporin/bacitracin ointment to the nipple. Friction may be the primary cause against clothing. ...Read more

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What can cause a peeling, leaking nipple?

Many things: Your doctor can help you with this. If you have been lactating due to childbirth it is easy to get irritations, plugs, yeast, and reactions to the pumping machine for the baby bottles. See your doctor for help with your specific issues. ...Read more

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Hello. I was recently treated for scabies about a week ago but around my nipples are still dry and itchy and peeling. Is that normal and how long unti?

Hello. I was recently treated for scabies about a week ago but around my nipples are still dry and itchy and peeling. Is that normal and how long unti?

Depending on what: You were treated with and how sensitive your skin is, this may be normal. You can try an over-the-counter hydrocortisone cream and oral antihistamines to help with the symptoms, as well as a moisturizing lotion. If it's still not improving, have your doctor check. ...Read more

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My nipples is peeling skin can I be pregnant?

My nipples is peeling skin can I be pregnant?

Peeling nipples: Peeling of this area is usually due to irritation from clothing or friction from activity. There is a possibility of allergy to detergent or fabric softener. If you think, you're pregnant, buy a home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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When I first started breastfeeding, my nipples were peeling and some got on my baby tongue. He is 3 weeks old now. How can I get it off his tongue?

Epithelial cells: Your epithelial (skin) cells will not hurt the baby's tongue. However, make sure that you do not have a developing breast infection which will cause nipples to crack and peel by seeing a md. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my skin on my nipples to get hard and peel? Very curious this has been happening to me for quite awhile.

Is it normal for my skin on my nipples to get hard and peel? Very curious this has been happening to me for quite awhile.

Maybe: This usually happens following pregnancy, and although not worrisome, is aggravating. There are several over-the-counter creams to help with this.

If you've not been pregnant recently, it would be wise to see your doctor for an exam to determine the cause. ...Read more

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How do you cover the affected area of a nipple that has strep without more skin peeling off and it sticking to your clothes?

How do you cover the affected area of a nipple that has strep without more skin peeling off and it sticking to your clothes?

Nursing pad: I would use nursing pads that women who are breast feeding put inside their bras. Put the antibiotic cream on the area first, then the pad inside the bra. ...Read more

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My period last 7 1/2 days but it stopped after 3 days and I'm having some itching and peeling around my nipples do that mean I can b pregnant?

My period last 7 1/2 days but it stopped after 3 days and I'm having some itching and peeling around my nipples do that mean I can b pregnant?

Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. Sounds like just a late period. ...Read more

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I've recently discovered a small red bump on my nipple area that's itchy. Some skin was peeling off a little in the shower. I was wondering what it is?

Bite?: Could be a bug bite; they are common in sensitive areas. But if it does not resolve in a few days, let your doctor or a dermatologist have a look at it. ...Read more

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Dry&flaky w/ scab on left nipple and easy to peel nipple skin. I don't usually moisturize my breast. Could this be symptom of something seriouse?

Dry&flaky w/ scab on left nipple and easy to peel nipple skin. I don't usually moisturize my breast. Could this be symptom of something seriouse?

Breast rash?: 5his is a very important question, because there are a plethora of serious maladies which could be causing this, and numerous less-than-dangerous ones. You need to see a dermatologist, because some reactions in peri-areolar (around the nipple) skin can be very serious. PLEASE GO SEE A DERMATOLOGIST as soon as you can. ...Read more

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I'm 20 and from time to time my left breast has been itchy around the nipple/ areola, I noticed there was a dark peeling spot near the areola. Help?

I'm 20 and from time to time my left breast has been itchy around the nipple/ areola, I noticed there was a dark peeling spot near the areola. Help?

Could be Dermatitis: Keep and eye on! Use OTC hydrocrotisone cream few days! If no mass or discharge not likely to be of any concern ...Read more

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I have 2large hard lumps in my breast my nipple has inverted and has an orange peel look I also have 3 smaller lumps in armpit what is this?

I have 2large hard lumps in my breast my nipple has inverted and has an orange peel look I also have 3 smaller lumps in armpit what is this?

You need a Physical: A physical examination by your doctor is necessary for you to do right away. From what you described, it could be breast cancer. But only a medical exam can help you sort this out. So do not delay seeking medical consultation. ..Asap. ...Read more

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Right nipple cracked itchy swollen red and peeling with yellow discharge. Been 3-4 months. Got checked anitbiotics didn't work. Pagets disease possible?

Paget breast disease: Pagers disease of the breast often presents with a scaly itchy rash of the breast. I would recommend evaluation by your doctor as this is often very curable. ...Read more

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I have lumps on my breast. They are raised, swollen, very itchy and look like orange peel. Is it hives? 1 on my nipple but I have 3 other smaller ones.

I have lumps on my breast. They are raised, swollen, very itchy and look like orange peel. Is it hives? 1 on my nipple but I have 3 other smaller ones.

Get evaluated: You need to have this checked. It may just be some inflammation at your age, but we never take any chances with breast abnormalities. ...Read more