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What to do about my pimples on boobs during pregnancy?

What to do about my pimples on boobs during pregnancy?

Montgomery tubercles: Montgomery tubercles can be mistaken for pimples. The tubercles provide lubrication on the areola and nipples in preparation for breastfeeding. No special treatment necessary. ...Read more

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Dr. Oscar Novick
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Are pimples on the boobs normal during pregnancy? How do I treat these?

Are pimples on the boobs normal during pregnancy? How do I treat these?

Montgomery glands: The pimple like lesions on your breast are Montgomery glands or tubercules. Montgomery glands are sebaceus and sweat glands that aid in lubricating the nipple skin. No need for treatment to remove. ...Read more

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I have acne on my chest during pregnantcy , what cream should I use?

I have acne on my chest during pregnantcy , what cream should I use?

Med: You can use benzoyl peroxide and your doctor can prescribe topical Clindamycin or Erythromycin to treat the acne. Azelex (azelaic acid) can also be used. Your doctor can prescribe this also. ...Read more

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Breast acne a sign of pregnancy after ivf?

Breast acne a sign of pregnancy after ivf?

Prob not: Most likely due to hormones used to prep before implantation. Possible also due to hormone surge with pregnancy as well. ...Read more

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No breast tenderness but acne break, loss of appetite, nauseated feeling are these pregnancy symptoms?

No breast tenderness but acne break, loss of appetite, nauseated  feeling  are these  pregnancy symptoms?

No hx. about periods: A history of missing the last period in a woman with regular menstrual cycle is the key factor in determining, whether, she is pregnant or not. Presence of nausea, loss of appetite or a break of acne are not the diagnostic symptoms of pregnancy and they may or may not be present.The chances of pregnancy in a 49yo female is very small b/c menopause usually occurs b/w the ages of 45 to 55.Thanks. ...Read more

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Can pregnancy symptoms show b4 missed period? My cycle is an avg.46 days.feeling super bloated, constipated, craving, sore boobs &acne.Preg or period?

Can pregnancy symptoms show b4 missed period? My cycle is an avg.46 days.feeling super bloated, constipated, craving, sore boobs &acne.Preg or period?

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. If your symptoms are from pregnancy then your hormone level would be high enough for detection ...Read more

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My back pimple are spreading slowly And my chest to?

My back pimple are spreading slowly
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Dermatology: You may want to see a dermatologist. Retinols or tretinoin therapy may help. Otherwise consider good skin care with a gentle antibacterial soap followed by a non-comedogenic moisturizer. ...Read more

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What causes pimples on your back and chest?

What causes pimples on your back and chest?

Acne: Your doctor may be able to help you with prescribing a antibiotic/acne medicated body wash as well as retin-a. This will help address the 3 ways that lead to acne - oil production, clogged pores, and bacteria. You may also try to wear lose fitting clothing particularly during activities with high perspiration. ...Read more

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Pimples on the chest and back?What is this?Dangeruos?

Pimples on the chest and back?What is this?Dangeruos?

Folliculitis: It sounds like you have folliculitis, a minor superficial hair follicle infection. It can be caused by bacteria, yeast, or fungal overgrowth and infection. Usually, it is not serious and easily treated. Sometimes it comes after using a contaminated hot tub (hot tub folliculitis) and is caused by pseudomonas bacteria. Try benzoyl peroxide (bpo) body wash for 1-2 weeks, seek help if not better. ...Read more

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I have lot of small pimples for long time on face and backside and chest?

I have lot of small pimples for long time on face and backside and chest?

Acne: Prescription ointments--- Retinoids help. Other topical creams-- Bezoyl peroxide and clindamycin gel help. Modular and pistular acne respond to oral doxycycline. In nut shell-- all these are prescription only so see your MD ...Read more

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Developing white, pimple-like spots around the nipples. Is that a sign of pregnancy?

Developing white, pimple-like spots around the nipples. Is that a sign of pregnancy?

Not necessarily: The areola, the area around the nipple has quite a few glands. Sometimes they can become enlarged for no apparent reason. ...Read more

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My son got clear pimples or bumps on his left side chest with a rash, what can it b..?

My son got clear pimples or bumps on his left side chest with a rash, what can it b..?

Localized blisters: Localized blistered rashes are usually the result of dermatitis, from things like poison ivy. Shingles, a re-activation of the varicella virus, is another possibility. ...Read more

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What can remove pimple breakouts, scars and discolorations on my back and on my chest due to hormonal theraphy?

What can remove pimple breakouts, scars and discolorations on my back and on my chest due to hormonal theraphy?

Nothing can remove: There are powerful medications with lots of side effects which can alter dramatically the course of severe cystic acne. You need to discuss with a dermatologist. Medications need to be monitored. ...Read more

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Can there be only 1 symptom after 3 weeks hiv exposure? I have some pimple non patchy like rash on neck and chest

Can there be only 1 symptom after 3 weeks hiv exposure? I have some pimple non patchy like rash on neck and chest

May be: There is no consistency to symptoms of HIV. None of the tests is 100% at three weeks. In about 12 weeks, you should get a test of HIV nucleic acids, if negative, it will essentially rule out HIV infection. ...Read more

Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

A very common skin condition that starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the ...Read more


Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more