Doctor insights on:
Red Bumps On Nipple
Sore red bump/spot/nipple like on aerola next to nipple on right breast, could it be a pregnancy sign or something seriouse?
Montgomery Glands: What you are describing sounds like montgomery gland cysts. These are modified oil glands that lubricate the nipple and have a tendency to get blocked and inflamed. If this doesn't improve over the next few weeks, please see your gynecologist to make sure all is well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Red bumps is a symptom in which a person has a rash of raised spots on the skin, and the spots are redder than the normal skin. Redness is usually caused by increased blood (red colored) in the reddened area. Increased blood flow can be due to allergies, infection, hormonal changes, ...Read more
See below: These are symptoms that require a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after obtaining this informstion, can he/she adequately diagnose and treat you. ...Read more
A few weeks ago I noticed 3 red bumps appear on my nipple to the side. They have just recently started hurting. What could this be?
Breasts...: I am unable to tell you what this is without looking at them. However, it is very important that you see a medical provider as soon as you can when you experience lumps, rashes or new changes of your breasts. Make an appointment with your doctor for immediate evaluation. ...Read more
Unprotected sex 6 days ago sore breasts red bumps on areola dark nipples and cramping but started period 2 days ago. Any chance of pregnancy?
I have a small flat red bump near my nipple. It does not hurt or itch. The only reason i know its there is because i can see it. Help?
Have it checked: Have it checked by your physician.Get a more detailed answer ›
My sister is 15. She got a sudden red bump on heresy nipple and it doesn't hurt. What could it be? It looks infected in the center of the bump.
Moist heat, review: Superficial infections of the areola complex are frequent. Sebaceous oil glands are present in the skin. The skin is quite thick and durable, thus leading to the problem of local infection of these small glands. Local moist heat with a wash cloth with hot water 3-4 times per day along with witch hazel as a skin lubrication may help. Surgeon review with lance, drainage, antibiotics maybe needed. ...Read more
I've recently discovered a small red bump on my nipple area that's itchy. Some skin was peeling off a little in the shower. I was wondering what it is?
Bite?: Could be a bug bite; they are common in sensitive areas. But if it does not resolve in a few days, let your doctor or a dermatologist have a look at it. ...Read more
I have a small red bump on my nipple. its sore to touch and warm. would you be able to tell me what this is. ?
Breast Sore: Could be and most likely to be an infection, but either way should be examined by doctor to be properly evaluated and treated. There is a less common type of breast cancer known as Paget's Disease of Breast which though far less likely should be excluded. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers