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Red Sore On Breasts Symptoms
My left breast near my armpit is sore to touch with lumps. No fever, redness or flu symptoms. Is it mastitis? I breastfeed
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
My breast has been irritating me. I have all the symptoms of mastitis: red, tender, painful. What should I do?
See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more
My daughter has a painless unmovable lump in her right breast. And her breasts are sore, no redness or anything. Should I be worried?
Needs evaluation: You should be very reassured that breast cancer in an 11 year old is EXTREMELY UNLIKELY, but any dominant lump in the breast should be evaluated. She should see her doctor or provider for a physical exam, and an ultrasound (no radiation) should be done, It is likely a cyst, and an ultrasound will confirm this. Make an appointment. ...Read more
My right nipple is sore/hurts slightly when I touch it.My breasts are not sore nor hurt and there is no redness,burning,itching.This is after period.
Abrasion/dryness: First try using some lanolin to see if it gets better. If it doesn't improve please see a provider for evaluation. ...Read more
I have had nexplanon in my arm for two years now and have had a sudden onset of the following symptoms: dark brown spotting with no bright red blood 3-4 weeks ago and no appetite, tender breasts, fatigue, and hot flashes for the past 1-2 weeks should I w
No worries: It is not unusual to have these irregular hormonal fluctuations with progesterone only devices. It is always good advice to check a urine pregnancy test since that is the reason you are using the Nexplanon in the first place. Once you verify its negative, you know the device is doing its job and so you worry less. ...Read more
Hi! I'm experiencing a 102 fever, breast tenderness and redness at the sore spot. My sister is an IBCLLC and
advised it could be mastitis. ?
I have about 5 different size dark circles between my breasts. when I try to clean or scratch them off they get sore and go red. what are they?
Possible yeast: If it's solid, pink, moist and itchy it is probably yeast, a common infection in large-breasted women. You can try some otv anti fungal creams, those recommended for vaginal yeast infections or athletes foot. If not better within a week see your doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My cyst which i think it is, is on my chest not my breast and it got really big red and sore? Can it be more than a cyst?
Inclusion Cyst: Inclusion (sebaceous;epidermoid) cysts are very common, arising from a blocked oil gland on the skin. They are prone to infection, at which point they often abruptly increase in size and become red/tender. When infected, they may respond to antibiotics; if not, "i & d" (lancing) is necessary. Once it returns back to baseline, simple excision may be done under local anesthesia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been experiencing sore and itchy breasts for a week or so and now have a red pin prick rash on one of my breasts can anybody help please?
I have sore ribs on each side of my body, soreness under my breasts but breasts are not sore. Yesterday noticed red patch on left boob help?
I have a red botchy spot on right breast and they are sore and sensitive is there anything i need to know or how can I fix this ? Its been weeks
Sore circular red patch on the side of my breast. Very tender and has remained the same for the last three days. No bite or spot. What could it be?
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
I noticed a small red sore that looked like a scab on my right breast is this something to worry about?
Probably not.: If it goes away in a week or two and does not return, it is likely nothing. Any sore that does not heal or keeps coming back, though, needs to be checked out. Avoid fragrances and harsh soaps and detergents and all fabric softeners, which are hard on the skin, especially where clothing fits snugly. If you have signs of infection (redness, pus, pain,warmth or fever), get checked ASAP. ...Read more
Red and sore breast 3 weeks weeks after left augmentation. Pain and colour had cleared up but has come back?
Infection possible: Infection seems likely. Get checked pleaseGet a more detailed answer ›