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Vein Green Breast
?mastitis: Get eval to be safe, the green veins sounds like an odd presentation. Good luck. ...Read more
Normal finding: I am amazed about how often I have women ask me about the veins on their breast. These are almost always normal findings and normal variations of chest veins. They tend to be more pronounced in fair skinned females and they may be related to hereditary factors, temperature, levels of hydration.Pregnancies can certainly increase these veins also. No treatment is necessary unless for cosmetics. ...Read more
I am experiencing breast tenderness to touch, breast pain (quality: tenderness) , obesity and red spider veins.
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. Wish you good health! ...Read more
Onset of flat, visible blue green veins both arms, chest, and breasts. Just started necon birth control 1 wk before veins noticed. Connection/concern?
Left breast extremely sore and swollen, nipple swollen, gland in breast swollen, breast is hot, skin on breast is stripping, fever. Breast infection?
Sounds suspicious: It sounds suspicious for an infection, you need to see your MD and might need antibiotics. ...Read more
Took bra off, right breast slightly larger, red streaks, areola nipple sore, sometimes burning slightly red under breast. Is this cancer? Im 51
Worrisome: Becca, this can be a number of things. It can be inflamed milk ducts if you have been pregnant or have breastfed in the last year. Infection can cause this, as can lymphedema (blocked lymph glands causing fluid to build up). A blood clot in a vein in your chest or arm can cause this. Last, certain breast cancers appear like this, so please see a doctor as soon as possible! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Breast lump in one breast areola region can it be cancer with nipple dicharge both breast white no odor only when squeezed?
See a doctor: I cannot tell here what kind of breast lump you have. It could be a benign cyst or skin cyst. It could be something else. The nipple discharge sounds benign and may not even be related to the breast lump you feel All breast lumps need to be evaluated by a doctor & appropriate testing to tell what you may have. ...Read more
Fair skinned. Part-time breast feeding 3.5 mos. Armpit swelling & can now suddenly see more blue veins across my chest & shoulders. Cancer?
Nah: The blue veins are typical for breastfeeding moms, your superficial veins are expanding to provide more blood flow to the area. I had these too while I was nursing. As far as the armpit swelling, I need more detail to understand the significance of this, are there painful bumps? Overall swelling? I suggest you followup with your primary care doc on the armpit swelling soon. ...Read more
I am experiencing breast pain (quality: tenderness) , breast swelling, breast redness, tender swollen lump in breast, breast lump (quality: tender, swollen lump, mobile or moveable lump) , breast tenderness to touch and fever.
Infection?: What you described suggests and infection and you should see a doctor for proper evaluation and treatment. If is not feasible to provide a more meaningful opinion without examining you. Wish you good health! ...Read more
Left breast tender large breasts and blue veins more in left aged 52 periods stopped 18 months can feel no lumps?
Age 24. Gave birth a week ago. Dark looking breasts during pregnancy. Flat nipple. Blood from both breasts in colostrum. Boil beside breast. Advice?
Nipple problems: If someone is breastfeeding and has cracked nipples there may be some blood. Most women don't have to deal with that. Also need to have someone see if it is a boil - as in an infection - or if it is a blister from nursing. If someone is having problems breastfeeding it would be a good idea to talk to a lactation consultant. Also should have breasts checked by MD to see if infected or not. ...Read more
Need to get checked: You know, lots of things can happen as you first start nursing. If the pump was clean, probably not related to the rash; but really since a baby is involved and could be affected, you need to have your breasts checked for irritation, inflammation, and infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Burning in right breast itching no more discharge painful nipple and lumpy breast feel movement in breast help?
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Breast pain: You should probably see your doctor as soon as you can to get that diagnosed and treated. ...Read more