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I have a dark purple hard bump/lump on the bottom side of my breast. I have no idea what it is or if it's serious. It's small, the center is purple.?

I have a dark purple hard bump/lump on the bottom side of my breast. I have no idea what it is or if it's serious. It's small, the center is purple.?

Always: Any new lumps, bumps, skin changes in the breast should be evaluated by your doctor. Great job doing your breast exam and finding it. Most breast masses are benign but it is very important to have it evaluated. If the area is easily visible consider an Healthtap inbox consult to one of our breast specialists, primary care docs or Obgyns. ...Read more

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I discovered a small pea size bump on the surface of my breast. What could it be?

I discovered a small pea size bump on the surface of my breast. What could it be?

Several things: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will his doctor be in a position to tell him what's wrong and what needs to be done to help him. ...Read more

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I have a small black bump on the underside of my breast. Just looking for some insight on what it might be?

I have a small black bump on the underside of my breast. Just looking for some insight on what it might be?

Best if visualized: A lesion like this needs to be looked at and possibly biopsied. "Insight is not what you're looking for...you want a DIAGNOSIS." If you'd like to provide a photograph then, upload a high quality image in the form of an INBOX consultation request to: www. Healthtap. Com/dr-saghafi I will be happy to give you an initial impression along with recommendations for what'll likely be a referral. ...Read more

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Hi I have a small bump with black center on my right breast below the areola. It has been there for couple of months and is painless.

Hi I have a small bump with black center on my right breast below the areola. It has been there for couple of months and is painless.

Bump on breast: Sounds like you are describing a "black head" or blocked oil duct that has been exposed to air - turning it black. Sometimes with pressure these can be expressed but if its not bothering you - best leave it alone. Warm compresses may help to dislodge it as well. ...Read more

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I have a very small brown bump on my breast and its only slightly raised. Its been there for about a month but I know it hasn't always been there.

I have a very small brown bump on my breast and its only slightly raised. Its been there for about a month but I know it hasn't always been there.

Always: Any new lumps, bumps, skin changes in the breast should be evaluated by your doctor. Great job doing your breast exam and finding it. Most breast masses are benign but it is very important to have it evaluated. If the area is easily visible consider an Healthtap inbox consult to one of our breast specialists, primary care docs or Obgyns. ...Read more

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I have small, purple spots on my right breast. It's a small cluster of about 8 or 12 of them. Ranging in light to darker shades of purple. Almost brui?

I have small, purple spots on my right breast. It's a small cluster of about 8 or 12 of them. Ranging in light to darker shades of purple. Almost brui?

Always: Any new lumps, bumps, skin changes in the breast should be evaluated by your doctor. Great job doing your breast exam and finding it. Most breast masses are benign but it is very important to have it evaluated. If the area is easily visible consider an Healthtap inbox consult to one of our breast specialists, primary care docs or Obgyns. ...Read more

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Small rash/bump like spot on the breast. ....?

Small rash/bump like spot on the breast. ....?

Can't diagnose: A rash or lesion in this format. However, if there is ever a "breast lump" that should be checked. ...Read more

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I have small white bumps under my breast. They don't hurt or anything but I'm very concerned about it.

See your doctor: Need a little better description and tell me if they burn or itch or spread. Would be best to see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a small bump on the arreola of my right breast. It is not painful at all. What could this be? Should I be worried? Thanks.

I have a small bump on the arreola of my right breast. It is not painful at all. What could this be? Should I be worried? Thanks.

Breast lump: Sounds like a Montgomery gland cyst. If it is small, painless and doesn't change then it isn't a serious issue and needs no treatment. ...Read more

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I have small bumps that are lighter than my skin on random parts of my body (sides, back, breasts, butt etc.). They also itch at times. Allegry?

I have small bumps that are lighter than my skin on random parts of my body (sides, back, breasts, butt etc.). They also itch at times. Allegry?

Dermatology evaluati: You need a dermatology evaluation to clarify the diagnosis The diagnosis can depend on location of the spots, do they persist or come and go, the appearance and your general medical health ...Read more

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Small bump in breast I've had them before and they go away on their own. How do I know if its the same benign tissue or something I should worry about?

Small bump in breast I've had them before and they go away on their own. How do I know if its the same benign tissue or something I should worry about?

See your doctor: Lumps in the breast should be evaluated. This should start with a visit to your physician. Depending on your age, characteristics of the lump and past history your physician may order an us, mammogram or both. Self breast exams are the start, but any lump detected should prompt a doctors appointment. ...Read more

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A small bump popped up under my arm about a week and a half ago. I decided to pick with it and now it hurts along with my breast..

A small bump popped up under my arm about a week and a half ago. I decided to pick with it and now it hurts along with my breast..

Bump: The bump you picked at may have become infected. See your doctor for an assessment and management. All the best. ...Read more

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I have a small mark which has recently appeared on my left breast. It is slightly purple but not raised, im worried as to what it could be?

I have a small mark which has recently appeared on my left breast. It is slightly purple but not raised, im worried as to what it could be?

Skin lesion: It will be helpful to see a picture of the lesion as diagnosis can be eczema, cyst, infection or inflamed lesion. Consult a physician for appropriate recommendations. ...Read more

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Hi, um I'm a 16 year old female and I have found a cluster of small purple dots on my left breast. Is it something I should be concerned about?

Hi, um I'm a 16 year old female and I have found a cluster of small purple dots on my left breast. Is it something I should be concerned about?

Purple dots breast: This sounds like a broken capillary from rubbing the area of irritation. If so, it should resolve spontaneously.
If it does not resolve or spreads further, see your GYN MD in person to do further evaluation. I resume this is benign. Welcome to health tap, Dr. Ivy Fisher ...Read more

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I have a small bug bite looking bump on my left breast. It has a small scabbed over opening, but hasn’t been there for over a week. What is it?

Insect bite: This may have been an insect bite, but make sure that it is only a skin lesion and doesn't involve breast tissure. Lack of surrounding redness is evidence against superimposed bacterial infection. If the skin lesion doesn't gradually resolve, have a physician examine it. ...Read more

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I noticed a small red bump in the middle of my breast. It hurts kind of but nothing has happen with it when I try to pop it. It just got redder.

I noticed a small red bump in the middle of my breast. It hurts kind of but nothing has happen with it when I try to pop it. It just got redder.

See a doctor: You may have a folliculitis on your breast which is just like a pimple and you just need antibiotics. If after taking antibiotics it does not go away after antibiotics then you will need to do a mammogram and ultrasound ...Read more

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Well I have a small bump on my right breast it looks like a pimple it's like a clear color and it doesn't hurt to touch it but it's getting worse?

Well I have a small bump on my right breast it looks like a pimple it's like a clear color and it doesn't hurt to touch it but it's getting worse?

See your PCP: If the bump on your breast is getting worse you need to be seen either by your primary care provider or a dermatologist. There is no way to say what it is without seeing it but anything that is getting worse rather than better is concerning. Hope this is better soon. ...Read more

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Always had one breast bigger that the other. Today I noticed it a little more. I'm mentruating. Did self exam and no bumps. I'm 24 I have small breasts?

Always had one breast bigger that the other. Today I noticed it a little more. I'm mentruating. Did self exam and no bumps. I'm 24 I have small breasts?

It is common: It is common, and not abnormal, for one breast to be larger than the other. In some women this is more pronounced than in other women. It is normal for these differences to be more pronounced just before and/or during menstruation. ...Read more

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I ave a small cluster of bumps on my chest over my left breast, I have had it a month now. The itching was on and off, now the itching got unbearable?

I ave a small cluster of bumps on my chest over my left breast, I have had it a month now. The itching was on and off, now the itching got unbearable?

Unclear: Without seeing the skin lesion, it is hard to say what it is. Sometimes, an itchy lesion can be caused by a fungus - in this case you could try a cream like lotrimin (clotrimazole). However, it could be a number of other things as well. If this does not resolve quickly, you need to get in and have it checked. There are some skin problems of the breast that can be very serious. ...Read more