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So i got my tubes cut tied an burned 3 years agi the other day i noticed my boobs were swollen an my areola was itchy an had white spots on them i squ?

So i got my tubes cut tied an burned 3 years agi the other day i noticed my boobs were swollen an my areola was itchy an had white spots on them i squ?

No certainty: Tubal ligation is no 100 % guarantee for not getting pregnant. Especially when performed at a young age (early twenties) the risk of failure is 10 - 20 times higher than in women over the age of 35. A pregnancy test will show if your symptoms come from a pregnancy. ...Read more

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I have a spot in my areola and it's itchy also my nipple itch and it seemms my areola is bigger than the other side i hae this for 2 months?

I have a spot in my areola and it's itchy also my nipple itch and it seemms my areola is bigger than the other side i hae this for 2 months?

Dry Skin: Areolas can get dry in the winter just like other skin. Use a scent-free lotion or ointment like eucerin calming cream. If you notice anything else with that breast: discharge that is red or greenish, red tender or swollen areas, palpable lumps, or if the skin starts to look like an orange, see your physician. Also, women's breasts are rarely symmetrical, so having a larger areola is normal. ...Read more

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Dark scaly spot next to areola on right breast, tingly and itchy, also have noticed its slightly bigger over the past 3 months, could it be pagets?

Dark scaly spot next to areola on right breast, tingly and itchy, also have noticed its slightly bigger over the past 3 months, could it be pagets?

Pagets : dear lakeida, Pagets is more often red, itchy rather than scaly. Other possibilities include Tinea or other non-infectious dermatitis such as impetigo or piryriasiform dermatitis (especially with a scale). The only way to truly know is a punch biopsy of the affected skin. ...Read more

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Dark itchy spot next to areola, also feels tingly and has gotten bigger over 3 months and i also have headaches at night and breast tenderness? 24 yo

Dark itchy spot next to areola, also feels tingly and has gotten bigger over 3 months and i also have headaches at night and breast tenderness? 24 yo

No tumor: Breast tenderness is common especially in young patients with growth of breast tissue. The dark itchy spot may be a keratotic lesion next to areola but not tumor. If it increases in size a breast surgeon may want to do a skin biopsy in office to make dx. ...Read more