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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 little white lumps on my nipples what does this mean please ?

I have little white lumps on my nipples what does this mean please ?

Always check: Any new lumps, bumps, skin changes in the breast should be evaluated by your doctor. Great job doing your breast exam and finding it. If the lesions are easily visible consider doing a virtual visit with a doctor on Healthtap now. ...Read more

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Why does my baby have white discharge coming from his nipples? What can I do?

Why does my baby have white discharge coming from his nipples? What can I do?

Usually normal: Discharge from the nipples is a normal response to the mother's hormones passing to the baby through the breast milk, and can occur in boys as well as girls. If the area around the nipple is red or tender, or if the baby is fussy, irritable or has a fever, they should be examined. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have white spots on my vagina?

What does it mean if I have white spots on my vagina?

Need an exam: There are skin conditions (some serious) that can turn the skin white. If the skin is actually discolored and white, it may need to be biopsied. This is easily confused with white vaginal discharge that can be washed off. Best wishes! ...Read more

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What does it mean of I have red bumps on my virgina?

What does it mean of I have red bumps on my virgina?

Uncertain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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I have little spot like bumps on my nipples, what could be wrong?

Those are likely: Montgomery glands. They are little bumps that can have a white interior. They are normal ; are found on areolas and nipples. They tend to enlarge during pregnancy ; lactation. ...Read more

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I have brown spots appearing on my body what could it be, what to do?

I have brown spots appearing on my body what could it be, what to do?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What could this white costing on my baby's tongue be?

What could this white costing on my baby's tongue be?

Thrush: Some babies will get what we call thrush. This is a yeast infection of the mouth that can cause a thick white layer on the tongue that will not wipe off and sometimes white plaques on the inside of the cheeks, lips and roof of the mouth. Contact your doctor for treatment options. ...Read more

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What could this white bump on my vagina be?

What could this white bump on my vagina be?

Needs an exam : Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. Consider a virtual visit if you are comfortable ...Read more

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I have brown spots appearing on my body what could it be?

I have brown spots appearing on my body what could it be?

Brown spots: Rather than guessing - encourage you to be evaluated by a physician or dermatologist. Recommend head to toe skin evaluation by a dermatologist annually. Take care. ...Read more

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I ahev white stuff on my labia minora. What could this be?

I ahev white stuff on my labia minora. What could this be?

Skin discharge yeast: It could be a variety of things most of which you would have encountered at this age. My concern is that it may be a new finding and therefore I would highly recommend that you discuss this with your gynecologist ...Read more

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I have white spots on my fingernails. What could be the reason why?

I have white spots on my fingernails. What could be the reason why?

Let me explain: They're called "leukonychia" and are very common. Most of the time the white spots simply are a sign of some past injury to the matrix (base) of your nails. By the time the white spot shows up (about six weeks after the injury) you've probably forgotten all about banging or knocking your fingers. Sometimes, the injury can stem from a manicure that put excessive pressure on the base of the nails. ...Read more

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What could cause light gray discharge from my breast when i squeeze my nipple?

What could cause light gray discharge from my breast when i squeeze my nipple?

See your doctor: I have not seen grey discharge. I advise you to see your doctor for a complete breast exam and show them the discharge. ...Read more

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I have 2 red dots on my arm what does that mean?

I have 2 red dots on my arm what does that mean?

Don't know: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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If my nipples are swollen and a dot of white stuff came out what does this mean?

Prolactinemia: This can be associated with an increased level of prolactin, associated with benign pituitary adenoma. Ask your physician to obtain blood for a prolactin level. Cj glueck md. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have a white spot on my uterus ?

What does it mean if I have a white spot on my uterus ?

Possible fibroid: I would have to review the images but a fibroid could appear as a spot in the uterus. ...Read more

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