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Swollen Veins On Ribs And Breast
Age 21: Tender spots above breasts and under breasts on ribs and side of ribs. No swelling, redness, or lumps. Possibly Costo?breast are not tender.
I have swollen lymph nose under right arm, inflamed nipple, and red bumps on breast all on right side. Could this be inflammatory breast cancer?
Hot skin on lower right back, swollen glands on both sides of groin, left neck, and left side rib cage centered and parallel to nipple, cold fingers?
See your dermatologi: See dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Sharp pain through right breast mainly nipple area and occassionally on left. Tenderness on chest not on breast?
Possible infection: First, this is common in breastfeeding women, but you didn't indicate if you were. Sharp pains can indicate infection of the nipple or ductal system, sometimes fungal. Over the counter topical fungal cream is worth trying, but if symptoms don't improve or redness develops, you'll want to see your doctor. Chest wall tenderness is usually musculoskeletal and Ibuprofen will help. ...Read more
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more
Swollen lymph node on my right side groin area and in the sides of my breasts, between nipple and armpit, all painful. What could it be?
That is normal: If you have fair skin, it is completely normal to see veins under the skin surface. Light blue veins, in particular, are common and are called reticular veins. Veins you can feel or skin discoloration (darkening) around the veins are abnormal. Otherwise, no need to do anything. ...Read more
This one can't be: Diagnosed on line - please seek medical assessment. ...Read more
I have swollen lumpy areas under my left armpit and left breast. Shooting pains into left breast and swollen areas. Also pain under right breast, ect.
Breast pain in right breast and armpit and numbness and tingling a little lymph in breast big lump in left corner of right breast and yellow discharge when you press on breast discharge?
Pregnancy and skin: The stretching of skin of abdomen with pregnancy and the attendant enlargement of breasts may produce breakage of skin collagen and marks on these areas called "striae".However the 'peeling' of skin could be also as a result of mycotic dermatitis(yeast infection of skin due to moisture build-up).This can happen as the breasts and abdomen 'overhang' the skin and allow the entrapment of moisture. ...Read more
Right breast; small, firm, tender lump. Both breasts aches, clear discharge from one of the small bumps around the right breasts nipple, chest pains?
Very light pain on both sides of scrotum with veins on left side feeling swollen and bunched and sometimes going under testicle! Help please.
Get evaluated: It sounds like possible a condition called a varicocele, which is a swelling of the veins in the scrotum. There are however more serious issues that need to be ruled out, such as testicular torsion. This depends on if this is a chronic condition or if happening for the first time today. If happening just now, go get immediate medical attention. ...Read more
Tightness in the chest and breast area and swelling under the arms aroun the armpit and side after breast reduction, should I be concerned?
Had 3 hard lumps possibly lymph nodes on back of hand(tender), below my nose(tender) and on the side of my neck(not tender) for 1 wk. Is it lymphoma?
Maybe.: Prominent breast veins are common in pregnancy and can occur pretty early. But, if you're not pregnant and want to eliminate the veins, I've seen very good results with sclerotherapy. It's easy to do and most patients find it less painful than they thought it would be. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Left breast shoulder & neck pain on and off had 2 breast ultrasounds showing swollen nodes in breast and under arm , what could be causing this ?
Various small bumps on lower back and below pectoral. Hands and feet feel swollen and sensitive. Red marks on shoulders. Any ideas?
See a doctor: You should see a doctor for this problem. ...Read more
Right breast hurts more than left breast. Lumpy breasts, pinching feeling in the upper right breast and near the armpit, about to get my period?
Swollen vein under ear lobe also swollen node went to ER they did not find anything, neck very painful and swollen also random chest pain all test ok?
Probably normal: The breasts normally have veins but sometimes they can become very prominent. They tend to enlarge during menstrual cycles as well as from sun exposure or in fair skinned women. Usually nothing is done for these veins. Occasionally breast veins in pregnant women can develop inflammation. If breast veins are bothersome, they could be injected with sclerotherapy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Breast lump upper outer quad feels long&curved feels like swollen vein. soft in shower, Dr says normal glandr tissue. Can br. tissue feel like this?
Mondors disease: The breast findings you describe fits into the description of Mondors disease of the breast, a rare benign breast condition characterized by thrombophlebitis of the superficial/subcutaneous veins of the chest wall. Incidence rate is 0.5-0.8% The patient usually presents with a painful breast (cord-like) mass. There may be overlying skin erythema noted. ...Read more
Swollen vein like form runs perpendicular from lower rib for few days had pain now pain gone but vein like form still there?
Have it checked: Swollen veins anywhere is not normal, and if you had painful, swollen veins, you need to see a doctor. So, s/he can determine the cause, the extent, and work you up further. It would be unusual to have a vericosity there (vericose vein), and is much better to visualize upon abdominal examination. ...Read more
My left arm has hurt since Fri. No chest pain. Now it is swollen and the vein is bulging.my hands are feeling pin pricked/on fire. What's the reason.
Left arm pain with s: blood clleft arm pain with swelling may be due to blood clot,inflammation of muscles,tend,skin,bursitis or arthritis of shoulder,hypertension,winged shoulder,coronary artery disease.Should have physical examination,may be drug related,X-ray & MRI,EKG,echocardiogram. treatment : physical therapy,laproscopic surgery,antibiotics,doppler ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
On the left side of my neck my vein really pops out when I'm laying down.also my left arm and chest seem to be a little swollen. Is this a cause for ?
My son has swollen glands, achey joints and woke up with three blue vein like lines on his chest. Can u tell me a possible cause?
Recent history of multiple bilateral pe's, . Now large lump in armpit w/swollen l arm neg doppler on mass. L chest veins visible? What do I do?
The back of my throat is red, have numerous yellowish bumps, red veins, and is swollen; i have pain in chest its about 2 months.
On my left side (below breast by ribs) i noticed some swelling over a week my whole left side is bulging out swollen now. Lots of pain, tender.
See a doctor ASAP: This sounds potentially quite serious and you should seek medical assistance rapidly. Hope all turns out ok. ...Read more
I have a shap pain under my breast both left& right& back , its a bit swollen. In the middle of my rib cage theres a ball that is tender to the touch ?
Go to your MD: This ball that is tender or lump needs to be seen and if needed removed or biopsied or treated if it is an infection like an abscess. I can't see it, and i can't tell. It may or may not have to do with the other pain which also needs to be evaluated. We can't do much help here as we can't do much. Please see your doctor. Good luck. ...Read more
Hi I've just noticed a small area that looks swollen below my left breast above the rib cage on the left side! Any ideas what it could be ? Thanks
Difficult to tell: Based on what you are describing, it is difficult to be exactly sure. This could be due to inflammation of your soft tissue (fatty tissue or muscle), from an enlarged spleen, etc. The best way to be sure is to have it examined by a doctor. It's advisable to make an appointment. Best wishes. ...Read more
My breasts are swollen with blue veins that are very noticeable that are never there. And it's a week before my period. What could this be?
Breast Veins: Blue veins around the nipple and on the breasts can increase with pregnancy but are not an indication of being pregnant. Veins on the breast can occur for many reasons including genetics, levels of hydration, body temperature and stress. These veins tend to be more prominent in fair skinned women and and usually a variations of normal findings. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It’s on my sternum where my rib connects to my sternum at the top to the left of my right breast. It’s only a tad bit swollen. I’m scared of a tumor. It bruised when I messed with it a lot. I iced it last night and now it is itching. ?
See dermatologist.: could be cyst ,insect bite. Don't squeeze it any more. see doc for evaluation. ...Read more
Sometimes: Normally we would not expect the veins in the breast to hurt or be swollen. However, a swollen painful vein could be nothing more than enlargement during the menstrual cycle which doesn't apply to you if you have had a hysterectomy. It could also be due to irritation of the veins in that area or even to a clot forming in the veins in the breast but this also is not common. F/u with your gyn md/. ...Read more
I have been coughing for 6 days now. and now i noticed that under my left breast my rib cage seems to be swollen.
My left side jus under my rib cage and under my breast it's swollen it's a little warm doesn't hurt much what could it be?
Have had swollen area on rib below left breast, semi firm. Only painful if touched. It's getting bigger. What could it be?
Get checked: Please go see your doctor and be evaluated. This could be just a prominent rib or something more serious. ...Read more