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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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White spot on nipple any probblem?

White spot on nipple any probblem?

Several things: They may be blocked mild ducts or normal montgomery glands. If they are new, cause you pain, discomfort or are worsening, please have them examined. They may be normal and they can even be associated with pregnancy. ...Read more

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What is this white spot of stuff on my nipple?

Several things: They may be blocked mild ducts or normal montgomery glands. If they are new, cause you pain, discomfort or are worsening, please have them examined. They may be normal and they can even be associated with pregnancy. ...Read more

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Hi, there s a spot on my back in the middle of it, it looks like a nipple. Can it be waiting to ripen and stuff comes out of it?

Cyst: The growth on your back could certainly be a cyst that has a central pore. The opening is the dilated pore and with side-ways pressure may express some material. If the area becomes inflamed, then please seek medical attention. ...Read more

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I have little spot like bumps on my nipples, what could be wrong?

Those are likely: Montgomery glands. They are little bumps that can have a white interior. They are normal ; are found on areolas and nipples. They tend to enlarge during pregnancy ; lactation. ...Read more

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Why are my daughter's nipples hard both hard but soft in little spot in middle

Is dtr an infant?: If your daughter is an infant, it is most common to have breast buds that are noticeable after delivery, triggered somewhat by your elevated female hormones during pregnancy. Typically these can be m&m-sized and mobile. Unless painful, red, swollen, or oozing pus, most likely this is a normal variant.
She must be certainly due a checkup sometime soon. Call and schedule her checkup soon. ...Read more

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I'm 17.since up to 4 years, I have on my nipples a yellowish spot that it's a bit crusty and it's flaking. The condition is stable should I worry?

Get checked: See your primary care provider or GYN as soon as possible to receive proper evaluation and/or treatment. Proper exam is needed to determine the nature of the spot on your nipple. ...Read more

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Large white spot on nipple! Any idea if bad?

Several things: They may be blocked mild ducts or normal montgomery glands. If they are new, cause you pain, discomfort or are worsening, please have them examined. They may be normal and they can even be associated with pregnancy. ...Read more

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My 3 year old boy has a white hard spot exactly in the middle of his nipple, what to do?

Inclusion cyst: This is probably a small inclusion cyst of keratin cells the structural component of skin and nails. These are usually congenital and rarely traumatic. If there is no pain or discomfort then there is no need for treatment. ...Read more

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I have a spot on my nipple which I've had for a while now when I try squeeze it white puss comes out I'm wondering if anyone could tell me what it is?

I have a spot on my nipple which I've had for a while now when I try squeeze it white puss comes out I'm wondering if anyone could tell me what it is?

Possible Abscess: It could be an abcess or possibly benign nipple discharge. Without an exam or seeing what the discharge looks like it is hard to say. Nipple discharge in a woman who is not pregnant or breast-feeding isn't necessarily abnormal, you should be evaluated by a doctor to be safe. ...Read more

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Pimple spot around my nipple, what is this?

Pimple spot around my nipple, what is this?

Montgomery Glands?: Small bumps containing white material on the areola are usually montgomery glands. ...Read more

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Why do I have a white spot on one of my nipples?

Glands: It is normal to have white spots on your nipples. These are glands that help lubricate them during nursing. However, if the spot is tender, has pus or bloody discharge or seems to be getting bigger, see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a blood red colored spot in the center of my chest, two inches above my nipples about 3/8 of an inch round the area itches

I have a blood red colored spot in the center of my chest, two inches above my nipples about 3/8 of an inch round the area itches

This: This could be a cherry angioma, irritated nevus, psoriatic patch, etc. There are multiple possibilities. The only way to be sure is to have it checked out by your doctor or dermatologist.
You may even need a biopsy if the doctor deems it necessary. If the itching bothers you try over the counter Hydrocortisone cream or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) as directed.
Best of luck. ...Read more

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I have a cafe au lait spot the size of a pea next to my nipple sometimes it hurts and sometimes just my nipple hurts. What does that mean?

Tender cafe au lait: These as small flat pigmented birthmarks. They are sometimes (if more than 6 and larger than 5 mm before puberty) a sign of neurofibromatosis and needs to be checked. Assuming this isn't the case - I think its benign and nothing to worry about - I suspect your pain may be coming from the nipple - perhaps from excessive irritation from your bra. Cafe au lait are usually benign. Good luck ...Read more

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I have a spot in my areola and it's itchy also my nipple itch and it seemms my areola is bigger than the other side I hae this for 2 months?

I have a spot in my areola and it's itchy also my nipple itch and it seemms my areola is bigger than the other side I hae this for 2 months?

Dry Skin: Areolas can get dry in the winter just like other skin. Use a scent-free lotion or ointment like eucerin calming cream. If you notice anything else with that breast: discharge that is red or greenish, red tender or swollen areas, palpable lumps, or if the skin starts to look like an orange, see your physician. Also, women's breasts are rarely symmetrical, so having a larger areola is normal. ...Read more

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A few mths ago I got a small but painful bump on areola below nipple. Went away after a week. Today I woke up with the exact same bump in same spot.

A few mths ago I got a small but painful bump on areola below nipple. Went away after a week. Today I woke up with the exact same bump in same spot.

Infected milk duct: This bump can represent a blocked milk duct. The areola has 17-19 milk ducts which get larger with pregnancy but can get infected. I would try putting heat on it and see if it decreases in size. If not, or if it keeps recurring, I would see your health care provider to determine whether you need antibiotics for a smoldering infection in the duct. Sometimes it spontaneously resolves. ...Read more

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I had a small pus and blood spot on the end of my nipple. I squeezed it and it bled alot. I now got a blood spot still ozing. Should I be worried about?

I had a small pus and blood spot on the end of my nipple. I squeezed it and it bled alot. I now got a blood spot still ozing. Should I be worried about?

Infection ; Abscess: One does not manage infections and bleeding without a medical exam and treatment. It surely sounds like you should get in to see your family doctor. ...Read more

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I've been breastfeeding for 4 months and a white spot on nipple, please help?

White spot: A white spot on nipple may indicate a blocked milk duct. Use warm compresses to help open the duct ...Read more

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I have a thick white waxy substance that came out of my right nipple in one spot only. I noticed my nipple was hard and sore.?

Nipple discharge: Could be abscess even non nursing women can get mastitis. Would need antibotics but any woman with a breast mass abnormality/ discharge should get a mammogram with ultrasound as well to be sure. ...Read more

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Hi, I have a tiny spot/lump next to my nipple and it as quite painful today. I squeezed it a little and a bit of clear liquid came out..

Hi, I have a tiny spot/lump next to my nipple and it as quite painful today. I squeezed it a little and a bit of clear liquid came out..

Leave it alone: Do not squeeze it, you will irritated that way.
Go and see a doctor to make sure is it a breast cyst, or a skin problem happen to be on the breast.
Do not mess with the breast is like opening a can of warm you wish you never did.
See a doctor, since you might need some antibiotic in case there is an infection. ...Read more

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22 yrs f age. Have had multiple fibroadenomas both sides fr mny years. In white bra I see yellow spot at nipple area. Sumtimes one side & smtimes both.?

May be normal: Nipple discharge in a woman isn't necessarily abnormal, but should be evaluated by a doctor.
Nipple discharge can occur, either spontaneously or with squeezing the nipples or breasts. The discharge may appear milky, yellow, green, brown or bloody. It can vary from thick and sticky to thin and watery. ...Read more

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