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Painful Bumpy Rash Under My Breast Only When I Wear Underwire Bra Allergy
Possibilities: I agree w the 2 other answers you received. However, direct contact with metal is not common. If the bra is worn out it could expose the underwire. However there is a thick cloth channel surrounding it & the wire is coated in plastic. The underwire can actually break. Yeast infections are not uncommon & excessive pressure from the wire against skin can be problematic. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
My left breast has been itching and has a minor rash. My whole body also itches, and its very cold in here. Could this be allergies or cancer?
Not cancer: Cancer usually does not itch you need to have someone examine the area if the problem persists. However you may simply have dry skin for which applying a moisturizer immediately after bathing may help. Then it may also be from a contact allergy especially if you had worn a new bra which had not been washed prior. ...Read more
I have a few small very faint rash looking spots on my breast and and under my armpit? I was recently on anti biotics could it be an allergy?
I have underArm bruises with on and off rashes, size 36K breasts and try to wear fitting bras and most times i do not wear a bra at home, causes?
Allergy?: Perhaps the rashes are due to an allergy? I would try a different deodorant. Liquid washing products and clothes drying additives can also be a source of allergic sources. The bruises might be due to small size bra. Google bra fitting and they tell you how to measure and calculate fit. If bra pinches it could possibly bruise the skin. Hope these ideas help. ...Read more
Rash under my breast, is on both sides and only when I wear one bra with underwire. Could that be it?
Yeast: Likes warm, moist areas.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have had a recurring petechiael rash on my right breast for months now. It will come and go, no matter the bra I wear.
Consider: assessment by your primary care provider to see if the cause can be determined. ...Read more