Top
10
Doctor insights on: Remedies For Darkening Of Nipples

Share
1

1
What causes darkening of nipples?

What causes darkening of nipples?

Hormone changes: Nipples become darker as we enter puberty, and a woman's nipples will often darken with pregancy. If not in puberty or pregnant and sudden darkening or one nipple looks different from the other, best to have your doctor take a look to check for other problems. ...Read more

Nipple (Definition)

A nipple also known mammary papilla or teat is a small projection of skin containing the outlets for 15–20 lactiferous ducts. Its at the apex or top or breast ...Read more


3

3
Darkening of nipples ok if pregnant?

Darkening of nipples ok if pregnant?

Normal: That's normal. Hormone levels change in pregnancy. One of these effects is increased melanin which darkens parts of the body. ...Read more

4

4
What can cause erect nipples that aren't sore at all, prominent montgomery glands, and darkening of areolas besides pregnancy?

Many things: If your nipples are always like that then this may just be how you were built. Cold, tight bras, friction, hormonal changes can all cause a temporary change in nipple appearance. Schedule a visit and have a doctor help if you are concerned. ...Read more

7

7
Is there a remedy for itchy nipples?

Cortisone: A topical steroid can help. Rule out sensitivity to articles of clothing as a cause , either the material or laundry products. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
I have itchy nipple, remedy?

Please get checked: You give no history but any nipple change should be checked by your doc to rule out an early form of breast cancer. Especially if only on one side! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
Treatment of nipple thrush?

Are you sure that is: what you have. I would make sure it be seen by doctor as there are many conditions that can lead to nipple rashes such as eczema but pagets ...Read more

10

10
What is the treatment for Paget disease of the nipple?

What is the treatment for Paget disease of the nipple?

Options: Paget's can be treated with removal of the nipple-areola area (lumpectomy) followed by radiation or total mastectomy which includes the nipple. Chemotherapy is not usually needed. Hormonal therapy is used if the tumor is estrogen or Progesterone positive. ...Read more

Darkening Of Nipples (Definition)

Your nipples and areolas (the darker skin around the nipples) will ...Read more