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Sebum Filled Bump On Nipple
My nipples have large raised bumps some that look to be filled with something like a pimple they are on and around my nipples they come and go?
Probably: These are probably enlarge oil glands or sweat glands. ...Read more
Nasty - I have a pus filled bump on my back that keeps reoccurring! It is odorless, on painful, but the consistency is thick like toothpaste (sebum?)
I have a skin tag on my nipple and underneath the skin tag is a bump filled with puss. Whenever I take a shower, the bump gets bigger. Suggestions?
See a dermatologist: The entire thing can be easily removed. ...Read more
Puss filled zit looking bump with brown crusty on top on side of nipple. Very very painful for 3 days before bump. Have had for 3 days. Just a zit?
I have small bumps on my breast near the nipple that are itchy and weep fluid and sometimes have pus filled bumps as well. What is it?
Areolar glands: Areolar glands are sebaceous glands in the areola surrounding the nipple. The glands make oily secretions (lipoid fluid) to keep the areola and the nipple lubricated and protected. The round bumps are found in the areola, and on the nipple itself. They can become exposed and raised when the nipple is stimulated, and irritated by over-stimulation and ill-fitting clothing. Visit your doc to be sure ...Read more
Where my nipple meets the areola, I have what looks like a yellow/white puss filled bump. Looks like a zit almost. Started combination BC 1 week ago.
Bump on areola: Probably your glands filled with secretions. Leave alone as this is normal unless painful then get examined ...Read more
Lately I've found somewhat large hard lumps on both sides of my chest and small puss filled bumps on my areolas. Is this normal?
Staph: You may have a mild staff infection I would try using an antiseptic soap if this does not improve I would let a physician see it and give you a definitive diagnosis ...Read more
My 7yo daughter has red bumps filled with pus sparsely spread from her chest to her upper inside thigh. Started over 3 months ago and slowing spreadin?
I have started getting tiny, itchy water filled bumps on my arms and chest when exercising (indoors). Are these sweat blisters? Any prevention tips?
Heat rash: It sounds like a type of heat rash known as miliaria crystallina. See if online pics match. Avoid situations that can lead to excessive sweating, such as hot, humid environments and strenuous physical activity. Dry your skin thoroughly (baby powder as needed); and wear lightweight, loose-fitting clothes ideally made w/cotton. However with all this said, take a picture and bring it to a derm ; confirm. ...Read more
I have an itchy rash with raised bumps with a point in the middle no puss or filled with liquid its on my buttocks, underarms, chest, abdomen and sone in my arms?
Nerve pain: The 'pain' is interpreted as an itch. The 'bumps' are actually called montgomery glands. ...Read more
Areolar glands: Areolar glands or glands of montgomery are sebaceous glands in the areola surrounding the nipple. The glands make oily secretions to keep the areola and the nipple lubricated and protected. It is possible for them to become infected. See your doctor for evaluation and proper treatment. ...Read more
If it: Hurts, it is abnormal and needs examination ...Read more
Both sides?: Commonly women have prominent oil glands around the areola called montgomery glands. They are numerous and are usually flesh colored or slightly yellow. They usually occur on both areolas and not just on one side. If you are concerned about your nipples/areolas you should consult a doctor for an official diagnosis. ...Read more
Probably: Please see your dermatologist to find out. ...Read more
I have this thing that looks like an organ of some sort in my vagina and has little bumps that look like nipples what could this be?
See your gyn!!: It could be a foreign body, such as an old condom or old tampon. If you have had vaginal deliveries, it is possible that you have "prolapse". This means that the supporting tissues and muscles that hold your organs in position have stretched out so much that either your uterus or your bladder is low down in the vagina, instead of higher up in the pelvis. ...Read more
My boyfriend sucked my nipples and the day after that I got a bump, is it going to disappear soon? Should I put some "vitacilina" the mexican remedy?
The lump is most likely due to the trauma of sucking and may be a hematoma (collection of blood from a broken blood vessel).
I would recommend that you apply cold compresses to the area for 15 minutes 3-4 times daily.
If it becomes red, hot, and painful, it may be due to a secondary infection and you should see your doctor for it. ...Read more
May be normal: We have glands within the areola called "Montgomery's glands" that help lubricate the skin of the nipple. They can look like bumps as we get older and the contents of the glands get backed up. Also, we have hair follicles surrounding the nipple. Hope that helps! ...Read more
It could: Be a number of things, but it needs to be seen and evaluated by a physician to give you an appropriate answer. ...Read more
Likely: Montgomery glands. These help to keep the aerolas and nipples moisturized. ...Read more
See your doctor: Your doctor needs to examine you and run some tests to see what's going on. ...Read more
Visit your doctor: The best place to start is your regular doctor. If you don't have one, it is that time. ...Read more
Well. ..: Probably just the body recognizing that there is something in the body the body that shouldn't be there -- however -- best to have it checked out by your doctor just to be sure. Always better safe than sorry in this instance! Hope that helps! ...Read more