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Rashes On The Breast
A variety of infections caused by herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2. Type 1 infections are marked by the eruption of vesicles on lips or at the external nares; type 2 by such lesions on the genitalia. Both types often are dormant and reappear during febrile illnesses or even physiologic states such as menstruation. The viruses become latent and and may not ...Read more
What can be the cause of an itchy rash on the side of the breast and a cough that has lasted for a few weeks?
For several months I've had a small rash on the skin between my breasts on my sternum the area is warm to the touch and sometimes itchy, not onbreasts?
Inflammation: between breasts may be intertrigo: a fungal inflammation caused by perspiration, chaffing/rubbing, tight fitting bras/pushup bras with associated fungal skin infection. This must be directly observed by your PCP or dermatologist. Cannot be diagnosed without direct observation. ...Read more
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mom had breast CA 30 years ago. Now she has two hard pimple looking skin eruptions and a rash under her breast (on the same breast as lumpectomy.
I am a breastfeeding mom I got a rash on my breast around the nipple area. Red flakey/scaley blotches on skin as well as bright pink nipple.
Heat Rash: Any rash that you can get on your skin can also happen on the skin of your breast. However, the most common rash seen on the breast is a heat rash that occurs under the breast fold. This occurs from the heat and moisture that is caused by skin on skin contact and is often a sign that a breast reduction may be indicated. ...Read more
I am getting rashes under my breasts from long distance running. They are very painful. How do I still long distance run sans rash?
Help! I sweat under my breasts and it leaves my skin with rashes and dark markings. What can I do?
Yeast: This sounds like a yeast infection, tinea corporis. Best is to use some over the counter antifungal cream and keep the area under the breasts as dry as possible. You can apply the cream and then after a shower, you can pat dry and apply some antifungal powder. Should clear up in a couple of days. ...Read more
I have several brown bumps on the side of my both breasts and when i often itch them , red rashes appear..What s the cause?
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
I'm 21 years old. I have developed rashes on the side and underside of both of my breasts. How should I treat them? Lotion doesn't moisturize enough.
Hydrocortizone cream: Hydrocortison cream may help lotrison cream may be good if not see a dermatologist. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
See dermatologist: If this rash has been going on for more than a few days, you need to be evaluated by a dermatologist. The causes could be multiple, and you need to be evaluated and possibly treated correctly. ...Read more
Is a malignant condition that may have the appearance of eczema, with skin changes involving the nipple of the breast. The incidence is approximately around 3%. Most of them are also associated with underlying breast cancer. Biopsy should be done to confirm. Mammogram, sonogram and perhaps MRI breast should be done-depending on the case to ...Read more
Is the technical name and means breast development earlier than "normal". Breast bud development can begin as early as 8 years old in some girls and is more usually between 10 and 12 years old. If there is actual breast development before age 8 then it can indicate a hormone problem (precocious puberty) and an endocrine appointment ...Read more