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What is the condition when an adult male has prominent nipples on his breasts?

What is the condition when an adult male has prominent nipples on his breasts?

Nipple Prominence: This may simply be prominent nipples. The treatment is surgical, involving excision of the prominent tissue of the nipples. If there is excessive breast tissue and/or skin as well, liposuction with or without surgical removal of the extra skin may be more appropriate. A consultation with a plastic surgeon may be in order to determine the best diagnosis and treatment plan. ...Read more

Men (Definition)

Men are adult members of the male sex. The acropnym men also stands for multiple endocrine neoplasia, a hereditary condition that involves benign and malignant tumors of various glands. There are two main types, men ...Read more


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Can Thoracic Outlet Syndrome cause nipple pain and breast pain in adult males? I'm a 56yo male, with TOS, and nipple pain x3-4 months.

Can Thoracic Outlet Syndrome cause nipple pain and breast pain in adult males?  I'm a 56yo male, with TOS, and nipple pain x3-4 months.

Probably not: That does not sound like symptoms of TOS. Men can get breast cancer just like women. I would initially start out with your primary care physician and then even see a breast surgeon specialist. Don't let being a man deter you from sitting in a waiting room full of women in order to get checked out. ...Read more

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I am male and my breasts feel like it hard around my nipple and is very sensitive in one of them.

I am male and my breasts feel like it hard around my nipple and is very sensitive in one of them.

Gynecomastia?: Probably this is nothing serious. Gynecomastia is female type breast development in males. Mild gynecomastia, including firm tenderness under the nipple, is a fairly common symptom of puberty in young men. This might be most likely if your own puberty was on the late side. But if this persists more than a few weeks, best to see a doctor, preferably an endocrinologist. ...Read more

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Is there a way to condition nipples for breast-feeding?

Is there a way to condition nipples for breast-feeding?

Maybe: You could try using a breast pump so that you get used to the sensation. That said, keep in mind that the actual suckling of the baby is mechanically much more than the neg pressure generated from the suction pump. Also, that the act of nursing your baby is itself the best way to get your nipples to adapt. Congrats on your baby and your decision to breast feed. Good luck. ...Read more

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Bleeding in female breast nipple, why disease is this a symptom of?

Bleeding in female breast nipple, why disease is this a symptom of?

See your doctor: Bloody nipple discharge is very worrisome. It can be a sign of cancer. It is not always due to cancer, sometimes there is a polyp in one of the breast milk ducts. It needs to be evaluated asap. See you doctor. ...Read more

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Will stimulating nipples increase breast/chest size in men/males?

Will stimulating nipples increase breast/chest size in men/males?

Male Chest Size: No, stimulation of nipples won't increase chest size in men. It may cause local irritation. ...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


Male (Definition)

Male refers to the masculine gender, those people ...Read more