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Doctor insights on: Nipple Spots Symptoms

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I was diagnosed with fibro sclerosis and adenosis over a year ago, I now have a white spot on my nipple could this be a symptom?

I was diagnosed with fibro sclerosis and adenosis over a year ago, I now have a white spot on my nipple   could this be a symptom?

Not likely, but: A white spot (no bump or anything but color) is not likely to relate to this but there's no reason not to check it in an exam by your doctor. If you are not worried after reading this link - you can just wait till your next visit. But again, if you are concerned - set up an appointment. Of course, I hope it's nothing. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fibrocystic_breast_changes Best! ...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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Small spots on upper chest, red in colour. Not itchy. Is this a symptom ov HIV, even tho had a rapid finger prick test at 27 week and result was Neg?

Doubtful but: Skin rash can be caused by many things including viral infections other than HIV. You did not mention whether you have had unprotected sex during the past 40 weeks and thus a negative test at 27 weeks cannot tell you whether you have contracted HIV or not. Nonetheless if it is from another viral infection or a drug reaction, the rash should resolve in ...Read more

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At what stage of leukemia is the symptom of a red spots/rash on arms and chest that are itcy ?

At what stage of leukemia is the symptom of a red spots/rash on arms and chest that are itcy ?

Depends: Unlike solid tumor, there is differet stage, leukemia is usually disseminated disease at diagnosis. For someone without history of leukemia, rash usually is not caused by leukemia (although occasionally leukemia can present this way). For someone with confirmed diagnosis of leukemia, rash could be symptoms of leukemia, or infection, or medication reaction. Check with your oncologist. ...Read more

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I just had an abortion 5-6 days ago and I noticed wet spots in my bras were my nipples are an i lactating? Is this normal ?? What do I do ?

I just had an abortion 5-6 days ago and I noticed wet spots in my bras were my nipples are an i lactating? Is this normal ?? What do I do ?

Nipple discharge: This can be perfectly normal or a sign of a hormonal imbalance. Try to not stimulate your breasts or nipples at all. Don't keep checking because that will send the signal to your brain to make more discharge. Instead hands off for 2 months. If the discharge is still there is 2 months, we recommend checking your thyroid function and a prolactin hormone level. ...Read more

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I keep getting these dry, red spots on my nipples. What could they be? Sometimes they itch really bad. They are really sensitive. It's on both nipples

I keep getting these dry, red spots on my nipples. What could they be? Sometimes they itch really bad. They are really sensitive. It's on both nipples

Get it checked: It is very difficult to tell what the dry red spots could be without looking at it visually.I suggest you have it checked by your doctor or a dermatologist it may be eczema, contact dermatitis, tinea infection or something else. Get it checked. ...Read more

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What are the spots on your nipples?

What are the spots on your nipples?

Small bumps on the: Areola surrounding the nipples may be glands of montgomery. ...Read more

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What are the light spots on my nipples? Should i be worried?

Montgomery Glands?: If they are small bumps containing white material on the areola (brown area surrounding nipple) then they are likely montgomery glands. These lubricate the nipples and the surrounding tissue and are not a cause for worry. ...Read more

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What could cause white spots on nipples?

Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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I am a guy, nipples hurt and have brown spots?

I am a guy, nipples hurt and have brown spots?

In personal: evaluation is likely required to provide an accurate diagnosis for the cause of your nipple pain. Take care. ...Read more

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What are these white spots on my nipples? Should i be worried?

Probably not: Have them checked by your doctor. They are most likely the "glands of montgomery", normal elevations on the areola. The duct endings in the nipple may also look like white spots, especially if a patient has nursed... ...Read more

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My skin round nipples r a lot darker and got big spots round my nipples why?

My skin round nipples r a lot darker and got big spots round my nipples why?

NORMAL: The dark skin around the nipple is called the areola, and the "spots" are montgomery tubercles, and these are both normal. In fact if you did not have them it would be highly abnormal. ...Read more

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What can cause white spots on the nipple?

What can cause white spots on the nipple?

Montgomery Glands: The skin of the nipple has modified oil (sebaceous) glands that lubricate the nipple called montgomery glands. Cysts can develop when these get blocked; rarely, these get infected and need to be lanced. Bottom line: no pain/no drainage/no worries. ...Read more

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I have white spots come up around my nipple what could it be ?

I have white spots come up around my nipple what could it be ?

Areolar skin glands: They are probably montgomery tubercles, which are areolar glands that help provide lubrication to the nipple and are more pronounced in pregnancy. If its something new, or you're having abnormal discharge or pain, you should probably get it checked out by your doc just to be on safe side. ...Read more