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Doctor insights on: Scabbed Montgomery Glands

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Montgomery glands a hard ball like one should I be worried?

Montgomery glands a hard ball like one should I be worried?

Possibly: The glands may be blocked. Try a warm compress to see if they open. If this doesn't work, call your gynecologist. ...Read more

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How do I know if my montgomery glands are infected? If so, who do I contact to help the situation?

How do I know if my montgomery glands are infected? If so, who do I contact to help the situation?

See a MD: If your breast Montgomery glands are infected, there will be redness, swelling, or worse, pus extruded. See a MD if you still need answers. ...Read more

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Why do montgomery glands come out, I never had this problem before n I have a one yr old all of sudden I start to c more n more appear around th areol?

Why do montgomery glands come out, I never had this problem before n I have a one yr old all of sudden I start to c more n more appear around th areol?

Gland appearance: Montgomery glands appear more prominently when a pregnancy has occurred, is present, or was recently completed caused by the hormonal changes. ...Read more

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What does white montgomery glands mean?

What does white montgomery glands mean?

Breast glands: Glands of montgomery are the small dots that surround the circular areola (dark part of the nipple). What 'white glands' mean, I have no idea. ...Read more

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What can cause an increase in montgomery glands?

What can cause an increase in montgomery glands?

Pregnancy: The montgomery glands are small sebaceous glands in and around the nipple (the areola) that secrete oily material that appears to lubricate and protect the areola. They may also be helpful to orient a baby to the nipple. ...Read more

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What causes montgomery glands to be more prominent?

Montgomery Glands: This article addresses your question==>http://www.007b.Com/nipple_gallery. Php. Don't worry - there is no lurking medical condition underlying their presence or prominence. What causes this - we don't really know, but they probably serve a natural lubricant function. ...Read more

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Can large montgomery glands be freezed or burned off?

Can large montgomery glands be freezed or burned off?

They can be removed: The Montgomery glands are a natural part of the breast. They are sebaceous glands that produce oil and protect the nipples and areola. If they become too large I believe they can be removed surgically. Good luck ...Read more

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Could your montgomery glands get enlarged when sucked on?

Could your montgomery glands get enlarged when sucked on?

Possible: If he ever tasted your skin when he did this it is certainly possible that they will become swollen. This will go down with time. Avoid putting any soap on your nipples. ...Read more

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Are white heads the same as montgomery glands?

Are white heads the same as montgomery glands?

No: White heads are small pimples on the face orther body body areas probably related to sebaceous glands seen with blackheads. Montgomery tubercles are derived from sweat glands. ...Read more

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Can PMS make Montgomery glands more pronounced?

Can PMS make Montgomery glands more pronounced?

Hormonal changes: The enlarged appearance is often one of the very earliest signs seen in a pregnant woman from a prolactin level rise - even before a missed period. Ovulation and the time until your period are common times too. Rather than being caused by PMS, it would be that both are caused by hormonal changes. If you do miss your period - do a pregnancy test. Best! ...Read more

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Why am I getting montgomery glands on my nipples?

Always there: Glands of Montgomery around your nipples are ALWAYS there and can become more prominent when pregnant or nursing. ...Read more

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Is brown discharge from the Montgomery glands normal?

Is brown discharge from the Montgomery glands normal?

Happens: If the discharge appear bloody then need to see your doctor. No history is given but are you pregnant/
The Montgomery gland does give some oily substance discharge to help lubricate the breast. If raised and painful see your doctor ...Read more

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Can my boyfriend sucking on my nipples cause montgomery glands to appear?

Irritation: It is possible that his saliva is irritating your skin and this is why this is happening. You should also avoid using any soap on your nipples since this can be irritating also. Water alone is good enough to cleanse this area. ...Read more

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Do montgomery glands (bumps on areola) fall off? Mine fell and bled I'm scared?

Not usually: No normally they do not. Did you excessively pick at them or was there abrasion from fabric across your breasts? I would discuss with your gynecologist. ...Read more

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I am a trans women and I have montgomery glands around my aerola just wondering if that means I am going through puberty as a woman?

Montgomery Glands: Glands of Montgomery are sebaceous glands in the areola (of the nipple). The glands make oily secretions (lipoid fluid) to keep the areola and the nipple lubricated and protected. ...Read more

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Why the montgomery glands on my breasts turn into bumps?

Why the montgomery glands on my breasts turn into bumps?

The Montgomery: Glands contain lubricant for the aerola ; nipple. They can increase in size during pregnancy. ...Read more

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What to do if I have "montgomery glands". Should I go to the doctor?

They are normal: Montgomery glands are small glands in the nipple/ areolar area. Their presence is normal and do not need any special treatment. Occasionally they can become infected in which case medical treatment may be needed. ...Read more

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What type of doctor would you see to have Montgomery glands removed?

What type of doctor would you see to have Montgomery glands removed?

Breast surgeon: I am not sure why you want to have these glands removed but a breast or plastic surgeon would be the choices. ...Read more

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Do u no any products that will reduve blackheads and montgomery glands on my chest?

Glands of Montgomery: Montgomery glands are a normal part of the areola. I wouldn't try to get rid of them. ...Read more

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I have a lighter period. For the past week and half I have had enlarged montgomery glands. Possible causes of enlarged montgomery glands?

I have a lighter period. For the past week and half I have had enlarged montgomery glands. Possible causes of enlarged montgomery glands?

Hormones: Changed. But I would check a pregnancy test to be certain you are not pregnant and at risk of a miscarriage. If it is positive call your OB right away. ...Read more

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What can cause montgomery glands on breast?

What can cause montgomery glands on breast?

They are a: Normal part of breast anatomy. Their secretions help to lubricate the areola and the nipple. ...Read more

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Can montgomery glands appear after stopping birth control?

Can montgomery glands appear after stopping birth control?

Not related: Montgomery glands, also referred to as areolar glands, are glands located in the areola area of the nipple. These glands appear on both the areola and on the nipple itself. The number of these glands vary. There can be fewer than five or more than 20 montgomery glands present. These glands are responsible for secreting fluid in order to keep the nipple and areola lubricated. ...Read more

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My montgomery glands have a stinging pain when touched and my clothes irritate them. How to treat?

My montgomery glands have a stinging pain when touched and my clothes irritate them. How to treat?

A pad: You need to wear some kind of a thin pad so your bra does not rubbed too much
the gland respond to your hormone unless you are messing with your hormone cycle which is not adviseable you can not control the gland the best way wear something more comfortable ...Read more

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Is it possible for Montgomery glands to over produce sebum / oil before period or during period?

Is it possible for Montgomery glands to over produce sebum / oil before period or during period?

Short answer is yes: Never the less I would advise you to make an appointment with your OB. GYN for an examination to be 100% sure that something untoward is happening. ...Read more