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Tiny, White Bumps On The Nipple
Likely: Montgomery glands. These help to keep the aerolas and nipples moisturized. ...Read more
Glands of montgomery: Areolar glands or glands of montgomery 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. They vary in size but appear like bumps or pimples over the areola. ...Read more
Montgomery Glands?: Glands of montgomery are small bumps on the areola. ...Read more
Could be: application of topical antibiotics may help. If increased swelling, seek help ...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. ...Read more
I have a small flat red bump near my nipple. It does not hurt or itch. The only reason i know its there is because i can see it. Help?
Have it checked: Have it checked by your physician.Get a more detailed answer ›
Feel tiny tiny bump growing right beside nipple,like attached to it,pretty much impossible to tell and feel but I'm paranoid,15 what to do?
Please: Consider having an adult or someone who is at least 16 years old ask this question for you. You need to be at least 16 years old to post questions on Healthtap. Thanks. ...Read more
I am a 45 year old woman ,today I've noticed small itchy bumps on the base of right and left nipple.Please guide to what it might be. Thank you?
Nipple Itch: Common causes of nipple itch include chemical irritants, such as soap and laundry detergent, dry skin, and medication side effects. Contact dermatitis can also result in nipple itch. Depending on the cause, an itching feeling may occur in one or both nipples, and it may be accompanied by redness, pain, swelling, or discharge from the affected nipples. ...Read more