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Sore areola on right breast. It has been sore for a couple of years now. I mentioned it to Dr's but they always dismiss it. What could it be? N/O symp
Breast exam: Anytime one notices a new mass, lump, bump or skin change in the breast it is very important to have this evaluated by a doctor to determine if any work up or testing is needed. Breast pain can be from hormonal changes, weight changes, dietary changes, cysts, changes in exercise patterns, ill fitting bras and others. Consider seeing a breast specialist if you feel your concerns are not being heard ...Read more
I am post menopausal, take estradiol for two months now. Since yesterday I have sore nipples and areolas. Is this from estradiol? Or ?
Hi my nipple on the left side has become harder and sore. Not the areola just the nipple. Looks like theres yellow spots under the skin. Anything to be worried about?
1 breast very sore. Feels like whn I breastfed 3 yr ago. No idea why but very sore deep inside areola area. No lumps & I rarely drnk caffeine. Ideas?
Cyst: Cysts and fibroadenomas (benign tumors) are the most common cause of unilateral breast pain. I would see your doctor for a breast exam soon. They will likely order an ultrasound and/or mammogram to determine what the cause is. Sometimes there is no cause found. In those cases ibuprofen and evening primrose oil (pills) can be somewhat helpful. ...Read more