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Oily Under Breast
Needs evaluation: This could be nothing, but any change in a breast especially when accompanied by armpit discomfort where the nodes from the breast drain into, could be a sign of breast cancer. Do you also have breast cancer in your family? If your symptoms have lasted more than a few days, especially if lumps are present, then you should see your gynecologist for diagnosis. ...Read more
Could be. see MD now: Absolutely, it is possible to be a cancer. Need to see your doctor. You doctor can examine the lump-and further tests would need to be done accordingly that would include- mammogram/sonogram and biopsy of the lump. Please see your doctor immediately. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Left breast extremely sore and swollen, nipple swollen, gland in breast swollen, breast is hot, skin on breast is stripping, fever. Breast infection?
Sounds suspicious: It sounds suspicious for an infection, you need to see your MD and might need antibiotics. ...Read more
Breast development.: Hello. I am sorry but there isn't very much information to go by here. At age 13 years old, many girls don't have large breasts. If you haven't started pubery yet- that would be one reason. Remember that you don't have to have large breasts to be normal. ...Read more
I am experiencing breast pain (quality: tenderness) , breast swelling, breast redness, tender swollen lump in breast, breast lump (quality: tender, swollen lump, mobile or moveable lump) , breast tenderness to touch and fever.
Infection?: What you described suggests and infection and you should see a doctor for proper evaluation and treatment. If is not feasible to provide a more meaningful opinion without examining you. Wish you good health! ...Read more
Itchy breast in right breast, occasional nipple discharge yellow lump and pain and an itchy bump under right armpit helllllp?
Infection: what you describe may be an infection or some other pathology see your gyn or pmd for further follow up and treatment. ...Read more
See your MD: The breast with pain could be just simple fibrocystic disesase, but it should be evaluated. However a lump in the opposite arm pit need to be evaluated, probably a lymph node. You have an infection you arenot aware of, you could have an enlarged node signaling other problems. Please get evaluated. ...Read more
24yrs old, lost roughly 20lbs, right breast very wrinkly, has bumps on areola/whitish bumps on nipple.Left breast slightly wrinkled, nipple inverted.
Is the nipple: inversion new? If yes - would have this medically checked. The bumps on nipple and areola are likely to be Montgomery Glands. ...Read more
27 yo male, 5mm lump under left nipple. A more mobile and smaller lump right nipple. No breast cancer family history. Protein supplements daily.
Seek healthcare: This is probably nothing, but a healthcare provider should examine. ...Read more
Breast lump in one breast areola region can it be cancer with nipple dicharge both breast white no odor only when squeezed?
See a doctor: I cannot tell here what kind of breast lump you have. It could be a benign cyst or skin cyst. It could be something else. The nipple discharge sounds benign and may not even be related to the breast lump you feel All breast lumps need to be evaluated by a doctor & appropriate testing to tell what you may have. ...Read more
?mastitis: Get eval to be safe, the green veins sounds like an odd presentation. Good luck. ...Read more
Took bra off, right breast slightly larger, red streaks, areola nipple sore, sometimes burning slightly red under breast. Is this cancer? Im 51
Hi I have changed my pill to the everyday pill and am on my 3rd month however my skin has gone very dry and oily and my breasts are extremely sore.
CHANGED PILL: WHICH PILL? THERE ARE 500 THOUSAND PILLS IN THE MARKETPLACE! ...Read more
A month ago my left breast leaked oily substance than tonight my right breast did the same wat could this be?
Need more info: Difficult to say from the info you are giving. This could be just a normal discharge. The bast would be for you to have a breast exam at your GYN doctors office or general surgeons office and they should be able to determine from your history and physical exam if there is a bored for any further tests ( sonogram or mammogram) ...Read more
My right breast is leaking a clear oily fluid, which has gone thru a bra, t-shirt and a jumper, any idea's as to why this has happened please.
Galactorrhea: You are leaking a milk like substance that is due to high orolactin levels. Consult your gynacologist for help. ...Read more
I am having breast pain and while squeezing milk and oily thing coming out.i have 2year old son and stopped givin feed one year back.is this serious?
Pinkish, oily discharge form left breast only, but found a lump in my right breast. What could be going on? Having mammo and U/S on wednesday.
Have had strange symptons, lumps in breasts (mmg/ultra snd clear), oily stools or constipation, chest/abd pressure. Only negative test was low vit d.
Hard to say.: Symptoms not likely related. Lumps in breast for male is unusual. With negative us / mmg suspect you are clear. Oily stools is unusual and if coupled by evidence of malnutrition would prompt eval for significant GI problems. Once cardiac causes of chest pressure are ruled out it is back to the GI tract to explain. Could be muscles and nerves, but seems more GI in your case. ...Read more
Cycles of bloody nipple discharge, then clear oily discharge, then nothing. Then the Cycle starts over. One breast only. What's going on? No lumps.
Breast discharge: Any bloody discharge from one breast is a concern. Alternating oily discharge can also come from little breast cysts called comedos. Even at 31, with your particular health history it is advisable to obtain a diagnostic digital mammogram of both breasts. Paget's disease of the breast can present as you are describing. Get this exam as soon as possible: ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
36yo female, 5'6, 110lbs. I have tender breasts, newly oily skin (severe), and some facial hair that i must always pluck (chin). Could I have pcos? :(
Yes, unlikely: At your height/weight pcos is possible, though unlikely. As we get older, our estrogen declines and while testosterone declines as well, sometimes estrogen falls faster than testosterone which means that testosterone expresses itself more as we age. If you are having regular menstrual cycles, you don't have pcos. You could try some hormonal birth control to help with acne and unwanted hair. ...Read more
Clear oily substance found on breast after nap, should I worry? period 1.5 months late 2 neg. preg test. im 25, sexually active & not on Birth control
Is it bad that I use my finger nails to pick out the clear oily nipple discharge inside my inverted nipples. I had it even since i had breasts age 12.
I was doing a self breast exam and clear oily liquid came out of my left nipple, what could this be? I'm not pregnant. Had total hysterectomy in 2011.
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Yes: Most breasts (sort of like feet size) are within a certain range of difference. But occasionally they will develop at different rates or with different size that is obvious. Rarely this may be caused by underlying pathology. Discuss with you family doctor if this is your problem. ...Read more
^ Breast Size.: The breasts enlarge naturally with weight gain, puberty, pregnancy and breast-feeding. Some oral contraceptives can be associated with increase in breast size in some women (sometimes). Building up pectoral muscles can lead to the breasts sitting on the chest wall in a manner that is attractive but will not increase cup size. ...Read more
Breast enlargement: Of course garments/bras can be used. There are several other techniques to enlarge the breast with breast implants being the most popular. Either saline or silicone implants can be used. Other methods include external expanders (brava device), or fat tranfer via grafts or flaps. A variety of hormones can be used but are generally used only for male to female transgender treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Breast size: The breasts enlarge naturally with weight gain, puberty, pregnancy and breast-feeding. Some oral contraceptives can be associated with increase in breast size in some women (sometimes). Building up pectoral muscles can lead to the breasts sitting on the chest wall in a manner that is attractive but will not increase cup size. ...Read more