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Dry rash on both breast on the sides. Could it be breast cancer?

Dry rash on both breast on the sides. Could it be breast cancer?

Dry skin: sounds more like dry skin. Skin changes associated with breast cancer do not present like this and very rarely affect both breasts. Try some moisturizing cream for a week or so and see if that helps. ...Read more

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Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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What can cause rashes on the neck, around the breasts and on the handfolds?

What can cause rashes on the neck, around the breasts and on the handfolds?

Multiple agents: Rashes can occur due to irritation from soaps. certain material in the clothes you wear or infection from fungus etc. It can also occur due to other causes. See your PCP that can help identify possible causes and give you some relief. Best wishes Dr M ...Read more

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Can keloid appear on the aerola of the breast.

Can keloid appear on the aerola of the breast.

Highly unusual: The areola has a modified epithelium similar to eyelids, lips, anus, and foreskin. Because of the extremely thin dermis it is very unusual to form a keloid in these areas which explains the extremely low rate of keloids with breast feeding and circumcisions, hemorrhoids, chapped lips, etc (fortunately). However hypertrophic scars can still form in these areas. ...Read more

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What causes itchness on the nipple or bumps on the areola?

Nerve pain: The 'pain' is interpreted as an itch. The 'bumps' are actually called montgomery glands. ...Read more

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I have this little small looking rash on my breast on the skin not on the nipple?

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I have this little small looking rash on my breast on the skin not on the nipple?

Not sure: Most likely not to worry. but I cant tell since I dont know if red?, blisters? itchy?bleeding? At your age not very likely to be cancer, so don't worry. but, you can get skin rashes like anywhere else there. If you want to try something before going to ur doc, then try a fungus creme( like clotrimazole, they sell in foot section of grocery) otherwise keep it clean and dry... if it fades, ok... ...Read more

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What causes petechiae on the breast?

What causes petechiae on the breast?

Probably benign: Petechiae are a small (1-2mm) red or purple spot on the body, caused by a minor hemorrhage (broken capillary blood vessels). Petechiae on the breast and not elsewhere is most likely caused by tight fitting bras or clothing. If it is recurrent and has no apparent cause (such as tight bras...), then you should see your doctor for a platelet count check. ...Read more

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Pictures of boil on your breast?

Pictures of boil on your breast?

Boil on Breast: Here is a photo: http://www.Bing.Com/images/search?Q=boil+breast&form=hdrsc2#view=detail&id=c3ce94dea421a5872611e02f2c5a1f4d1f0aa6cf&selectedindex=4.

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Can melanoma cause rash on the back?

Can melanoma cause rash on the back?

Not usually: A rash is not a common symptom of melanoma. But it is important to bring this rash to the attention of your friendly dermatologist. ...Read more

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Trying to figure out why the skin on my breast itch on the sides and bottom part of breast?

Trying to figure out why the skin on my breast itch on the sides and bottom part of breast?

New bra: Very likely due to your bra. Those are areas where the skin gets warm. Can cause a rash or yeast infection. Have a doc check it out. You may need an anti fungal. ...Read more

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Hard swelling and itchiness in ass(buttocks). Also, rashes on the buttocks till the front urinal part.

Hard swelling and itchiness in ass(buttocks). Also,  rashes on the buttocks till the front urinal part.

ITCHY BUTT: you have what it could be called pruritis anii which mean itchy butt caused by fungal infection could be treated by anti fungal cream or powder same medicine they use for athlete foot work the rashes could be heat rash or infected hair from scratching too hard use antibiotic cream alternation with hydrocortison cream best way to go and see a doctor that can look at the problem and have better idea ...Read more

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Can the rash from ibc extend to the side and under the breast?

Can the rash from ibc extend to the side and under the breast?

IBC: If IBC stands for inflammatory breast cancer, then, yes, the "rash" could extend to the adjacent regions of the breast, including the side and undersurface. A biopsy of those areas would confirm the diagnosis, or point out a different cause. ...Read more

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Small rash/bump like spot on the breast .....?

Small rash/bump like spot on the breast .....?

Can't diagnose: a rash or lesion in this format. However, if there is ever a "breast lump" that should be checked. ...Read more

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What causes a pimple like on the areola of the breast?

What causes a pimple like on the areola of the breast?

A number of small: Glands secrete a lubricating material - the montgomery glands. If you an infection that is another issue. ...Read more

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Can breast cancer only show up on the breast?

Can breast cancer only show up on the breast?

Metastatic disease: Metastatic breast cancer can show up in the bones, brain, lungs, and liver. The following links may help explain: http://www.Cancer.Gov/cancertopics/factsheet/sites-types/metastatic ww5.Komen.Org/uploadedfiles/content_binaries/806-03201a.Pdf. ...Read more

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Breast lumps, both breasts, size of a pea, in same areas on both breasts. What to do?

Breast lumps, both breasts, size of a pea, in same areas on both breasts. What to do?

See a doctor: You may be describing fibrocystic breast nodules that may more often be located in the upper outer breast areas, and may be slightly tender or larger with the menstrual cycle. The only way to tell further is to see your doctor for a physical examination. ...Read more

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I am getting rashes under my breasts from long distance running. They are very painful. How do I still long distance run sans rash?

I am getting rashes under my breasts from long distance running. They are very painful. How do I still long distance run sans rash?

Inter trigo: Fungus thrives in the moist warm areas of the body like arm pits & under the breasts etc Apply anti fungal cream after making the area dry. Tea tre oil is a good anti fungal agent- now available in most stores- Walmart,CVS,Walgreens etc etc. ...Read more

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5'9" 150lbs and 34E breasts. For years I've had back pain and horrible rashes under my breasts. Nothing helps. Would I be a candidate for reduction?

5'9" 150lbs and 34E breasts. For years I've had back pain and horrible rashes under my breasts. Nothing helps. Would I be a candidate for reduction?

Possibly: Most insurance companies base coverage on the Schnur Nomogram that uses Body Surface Area to calculate grams of tissue to be removed. You are 1.82 sq M BSA, so to qualify you would need to have 441 or more grams removed from each breast. Only a board-certified Plastic Surgeon can assess whether or not this would provide an acceptable result. Suggest you schedule a consult. Thanks. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more