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What can cause a red ring on my breast?

What can cause a red ring on my breast?

Lesion on breast: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what is the red ring on my breast?

Could you tell me what is the red ring on my breast?

See a Dr.: This can only be answered by a doctor who can examine you. Make an appointment with your gynecologist or family doctor. ...Read more

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I noticed a yellow colored scab with a round ring of red skin around it on my breast. What might this be?

I noticed a yellow colored scab with a round ring of red skin around it on my breast. What might this be?

Don't know.: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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I have a quarter sized red circle on my breast came a week ago. Its not raised, no texture, not itchy, spider veins coming off it. Not ring worm?

I have a quarter sized red circle on my breast came a week ago. Its not raised, no texture, not itchy, spider veins coming off it. Not ring worm?

Irritation?: Dermatitis is a red circular rash. It could be that. You can try Hydrocortisone 1% cream 3 times a day for a week. If that doesn't work then you should be seen to find out what it is. Ringworm is itchy and raised, so that is not likely in your case. ...Read more

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What does it mean when u have redness on one part of ur breast?

What does it mean when u have redness on one part of ur breast?

Nflammation or infec: It may be the telltale sign of infection or inflammation. Also could be caused by a bug bite of some sort as well as an infected hair follicle all are infected duct. ...Read more

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I noticed after my 4th Kelfex that my face, chest and breasts are red. No pain. Warmth and redness. What does this mean?

I noticed after my 4th Kelfex that my face, chest and breasts are red. No pain. Warmth and redness. What does this mean?

Allergic reaction: This could be an allergic reaction. See your MD and they can evaluate if it is. Absolutely see MD urgently if you have itchiness in throat or troubles swallowing, fever, skin peeling. ...Read more

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My breasts itches a lot. It comes and goes. I used all sort of creams but no effect. There's no dry patches or redness.?

My breasts itches a lot. It comes and goes. I used all sort of creams but no effect. There's no dry patches or redness.?

Dermatitis: Itching of the skin with redness and bumps usually represents a form of dermatitis. A Dermatologist or primary care physician can evaluate your skin to diagnose exactly what the problem is. Trying different creams by trial and error may cure the problem, but only by accident.
Get some professional help with the problem, that way an accurate diagnosis can be made ...Read more

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33 unmarried have light redness on breast+heavyness+sometime sudden pain occur for just 1to 3 seconds & then go aways by it self?

33 unmarried have light redness on breast+heavyness+sometime sudden pain occur for just 1to 3 seconds & then go aways by it self?

Could be infection: The redness and pain indicate that there is inflammatory process which could be infection (mastitis) could be some other serious condition. I would suggest you see your family doc for full evaluation. Best of wishes ...Read more

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I have been feeling a pain inbetween my breasts for the past day. I know that isn't very long but I just want to know what it could be? It feels like I have a burn there and when my shirt touches it, it's painful. However, there is no redness.

I have been feeling a pain inbetween my breasts for the past day. I know that isn't very long but I just want to know what it could be? It feels like I have a burn there and when my shirt touches it, it's painful. However, there is no redness.

Multitude of things: If it worsens, then see your DR
Shingles will sometimes start with similar symptoms, prior to getting the rash.

If it gets worse, does not go away in the next few days, or you get a rash--see you DR ...Read more

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Hi Dr. Lastnight I had a video consult with Dr. Dattel and he prescribed Elicon for what appears to be insect bites on both breasts. I have not filled script yet. This morning I woke up with redness extending a bit from the left aerola. I am concerned abo

Hi Dr. Lastnight I had a video consult with Dr. Dattel and he prescribed Elicon for what appears to be insect bites on both breasts. I have not filled script yet. This morning I woke up with redness extending a bit from the left aerola. I am concerned abo

Wrong site: You have posted a question on the public Healthtap site. None of these questions are linked so no one can see any details of prior submissions. They also go to the site and are viewed at random by any site reviewers, You cannot sent a question to a particular doc. Please re-direct any questions back to the Healthtap prime site. ...Read more

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Have redness around left breast?

Have redness around left breast?

Get this: Checked out...mastitis may require antibiotics! Most breast abnormalities need physical examination!

Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more

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Breast redness/irritation. Causes?

Breast redness/irritation. Causes?

Depends: This depends on the type of redness and irritation that you are having. Some general causes: breast infection/mastitis, detergents, soap, lotion. Is there a mass or swelling associated with it?
I highly recommend you get evaluated by your doctor. This is a difficult question to answer without having an examination. ...Read more

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Breast redness while breastfeeding?

Breast redness while breastfeeding?

Check LATCH: It could be that your baby has an incorrect latch or his/her mouth is not open wide enough when feeding. See a lactation consultant or pediatrician to evaluate both the latch and your breast. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Breast redness?

What is the definition or description of: Breast redness?

Breast redness: Breast redness = erythema of skin covering the breast. ...Read more

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What can I do to ease pain and redness on breast scars that are a year old?

See your doctor: Painful, red scars over a year old are not infected; they sound hypertrophic which is similar to but not as bad as keloids. Symptomatic hypertrophic scars can be injected with cortisone to lessen the pain/itching. Gel sheeting can also help flatten and sooth them and some lasers may help with redness. Rarely do we use surgery because that may set you back another year. ...Read more

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Hi My name is Leah and I have had Breast itchiness for over 7 months and redness which comes and goes, but recently have had breast pain and have had?

Hi My name is Leah and I have had Breast itchiness for over 7 months and redness which comes and goes, but recently have had breast pain and have had?

Breast discomfort: What you describe could match up to many possibilities. Don't be afraid to see a doctor because you are afraid of what you might here. You should not be guessing at what is going on. See a doctor and find out what is the cause of your symptoms and get the problem ta, en care of. ...Read more

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I was washing under my breasts pretty hard and now have redness under them for the last 2 wks. It doesn't itch and fades in redness. What do I do?

I was washing under my breasts pretty hard and now have redness under them for the last 2 wks. It doesn't itch and fades in redness. What do I do?

Skin abrasions: The poor, under the breast skin, got abraded and is now trying to heal. Needless, to say, don't rub so hard. A OTC hydrocortisone cream can assist in the healing process and keeping the area dry of moisture. ...Read more

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No pain, No Redness, no swellin or any change. Hosp said I've breast cyst. I feel fee warm inside the tissue. What is causing that?

No pain, No Redness, no swellin or any change. Hosp said I've breast cyst. I feel fee warm inside the tissue. What is causing that?

Don't know yet: Your description sounds like a normal breast. The question is, if no pain, redness, swelling or change, why are you at the hospital? And why would the hospital say you have a cyst? I would need more information. ...Read more

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Very tiny, skin coloured bump where breast joins the shoulder, no itch, no pain, no redness, flattens when pressed. Anything to be worried?

Very tiny, skin coloured bump where breast joins the shoulder, no itch, no pain, no redness, flattens when pressed. Anything to be worried?

Skin Tag: What you are likely describing appears to be a skin tag, without actually looking at it it's hard to say definitively however given the location and your description a skin tag is most likely. If it increases in size changes shape or color certainly see your doctor as soon as possible or make an appointment with one of our HealthTap Doctors. ...Read more

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I have redness, swelling and achy-ness on inner/bottom section of right breast touching the areola 2 weeks after taking Plan B--what could this be?

I have redness, swelling and achy-ness on inner/bottom section of right breast touching the areola 2 weeks after taking Plan B--what could this be?

Hormonal changes: This is most likely due to hormone fluctuations that you are experiencing. If it persists it should be checked out. If you have a fever or other signs of illness it should be checked out right away. In the meantime, a cold compress with occasional massage should help. ...Read more

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Is redness a common sign of breast cancer?

Is redness a common sign of breast cancer?

Not in general: Redness is not a common sign of most breast cancers, but it can be seen in a rare but aggressive type called inflammatory breast cancer. Your doctor can help you distinguish this unfortunate cause of redness from allergic skin reactions or infection. ...Read more

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Hi dear I had biopsy near 4 weekes ago but still my breast itchy redness and hard lump?

Hi dear I had biopsy near 4 weekes ago but still my breast itchy redness and hard lump?

Contact biopsy MD: Please contact your breast biopsy MD who can examine the area and determine if here is an infection, hematoma, or part of the original biopsied lump, ...Read more

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I'm 27 female I have an open sore with redness all around it on my left breast what could this be?

I'm 27 female I have an open sore with redness all around it on my left breast what could this be?

Infection...: If you have redness and any sore anywhere on skin - you should be seen by doctor. If this happened on Breast its even more urgent. Possibilities are infected wound, other skin infection, cancer (although rare in young woman). You may need antibiotic treatment. But exam needs to be done 1st. Please don't hesitate too long. ...Read more

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I have sharp pain on my breast mostly while I lay down at night but no redness or swollen. Is it mastitis?

Mastitis: Your symptoms do not typically reflect mastitis.
I have added topic tags to give you more information. Please see your physician DO/MD
for your symptoms. All the best. ...Read more

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I have MRSA and the bacterium isn't working and the redness is moving down it's on my breast what should I do since nothing seems to be working?

I have MRSA and the bacterium isn't working and the redness is moving down it's on my breast what should I do since nothing seems to be working?

Biopsy: I would be worried that this is not infection. If your current doctor isn't getting anywhere, I would ask for a referral to a specialist (Infectious disease, oncology, dermatology) to make sure this is infection and not something more serious, like peau d'orange. ...Read more

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My baby girl is 6 months old with enlargement of her both breasts but no redness or hotness, or tenderness, it is about 2 to 3 CM, is it normal?

My baby girl is 6 months old with enlargement of her both breasts but no redness or hotness, or tenderness, it is about 2 to 3 CM, is it normal?

Early breast growth: It is not terribly uncommon for infants to have a little breast growth. It can be both or just one. This is called premature thelarchy. As long as there are no other maturational changes (hair growth in arm pits or vaginally) it is normal. If concerned have your pediatrician take a look. ...Read more

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Dark patch of skin with dry, peeling borders under right breast, no itch, no redness, left breast clear. Could it be winter dryness on right breast?

Dark patch of skin with dry, peeling borders under right breast, no itch, no redness, left breast clear. Could it be winter dryness on right breast?

Winter dry skin: dry skin will oftne occur in areas that have moisture, like under breasts. Try alternating moisturizer and drying agent like talc ...Read more