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What could cause white spots on nipples?

What could cause white spots on nipples?

Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...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


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I have white spots around nipple area, what is the cause of this?

Montgomery Glands?: Small bumps with white material inside are likely montgomery glands. ...Read more

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Can u please tell me what this discharge could be it is now bloody and also yellow it is coming from 3 spots on nipple?

Discharge: You may have mastitis or an infection of your breast. However, at your sge age any discharge from your breast should be fully investigated. ...Read more

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What can I do about tender breasts and little white spots on nipples?

What can I do about tender breasts and little white spots on nipples?

See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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Due friday but been feeling bloated, breast are sore spots round nipples are more noticeable, tierd, weeing more but negative test?

Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. Schedule a visit to discuss irregular periods if it continues. ...Read more

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Purple spots on nipple? Am I pregnant?

Spots on nipples: Is not diagnostic of pregnancy. Take a pregnancy test if you have missed your period. ...Read more

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What are the spots on your nipples?

What are the spots on your nipples?

Small bumps on the: Areola surrounding the nipples may be glands of montgomery. ...Read more

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I keep getting these dry, red spots on my nipples. What could they be? Sometimes they itch really bad. They are really sensitive. It's on both nipples

I keep getting these dry, red spots on my nipples. What could they be? Sometimes they itch really bad. They are really sensitive. It's on both nipples

Get it checked: It is very difficult to tell what the dry red spots could be without looking at it visually. I suggest you have it checked by your doctor or a dermatologist it may be eczema, contact dermatitis, tinea infection or something else. Get it checked. ...Read more

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What are these white spots on my nipples? Should I be worried?

Probably not: Have them checked by your doctor. They are most likely the "glands of montgomery", normal elevations on the areola. The duct endings in the nipple may also look like white spots, especially if a patient has nursed... ...Read more

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My skin round nipples r a lot darker and got big spots round my nipples why?

My skin round nipples r a lot darker and got big spots round my nipples why?

NORMAL: The dark skin around the nipple is called the areola, and the "spots" are montgomery tubercles, and these are both normal. In fact if you did not have them it would be highly abnormal. ...Read more

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What can cause white spots on the nipple?

What can cause white spots on the nipple?

Montgomery Glands: The skin of the nipple has modified oil (sebaceous) glands that lubricate the nipple called montgomery glands. Cysts can develop when these get blocked; rarely, these get infected and need to be lanced. Bottom line: no pain/no drainage/no worries. ...Read more

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What are the light spots on my nipples? Should I be worried?

Montgomery Glands?: If they are small bumps containing white material on the areola (brown area surrounding nipple) then they are likely montgomery glands. These lubricate the nipples and the surrounding tissue and are not a cause for worry. ...Read more

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I av little white pimple spots round my nipples I am 5 days late but was steralised in 2006 any ideas?

Breast evaluation: Any new lumps, bumps or skin changes should be evaluated by your physician who can do an exam and visualize the area in question. This may be a normal finding but someone will need to see it to determine the next steps. ...Read more

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I took two birth control pills and I now have white spots on my nipples, normal?

Not related: Birth control pills will not cause white spots on the nipples. Any change on the nipple should be followed by an examination from your doctor. ...Read more