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White Spots On Left Breast
My wife had a breast ultrasound done a couple of days ago. They found 2 small dark spots on left breast. Could it be a cyst or mass??
No: Monitor, and have these checked at your next doctor/health appointment. I presume these are spots on the skin of your left breast, are small, and otherwise not causing you any symptoms. However, if these grow rapidly, cause pain, irritation, discharge, bleeding, then these should be evaluated qucikly. ...Read more
I have 3 flat light brown spots on my left breast and they don't itch or anything but the colors seem to darken as time passes, what is it from?
See your doctor: Anything pigmented like that should be directly observed by a doctor. ...Read more
Hello, last year, my relative has been bitten by an insect, and left 4 dark spots on her left breast due to scratching. What should I do?
Bleaching cream: Inflammation, scratching and injury to the skin can result in hyper-pigmentation (dark spots) on some people. These often fade with time, but can be helped to fade more quickly with bleaching creams. The bleaching creams found in the drug stores are usually 2% hydroquinone and fade dark spots slowly. There are higher percentages available thru prescription which work more quickly. ...Read more
3 bug bite-like spots appeared 3 days ago on the side of my left breast. Very itchy. It seems to be getting redder and now I see two more spots. ?
Infection : There may be an infection. You should see your doctor for treatment. ...Read more
I noticed i have purpke spots on my left breast near the nipple. It was itchy until the spots came.
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You can wait and watch your purple spots for a few days, see if these will go away once you stopped itching. Keep the area washed up with soap and water couple times a day. If these get worse after one week of observation, get a medical doctor to examine you and offer you some advise. ...Read more
My left breast has red spots kinda like whelps right above the areola and it itches really bad. What could this be?
Itchy Breast: Paget's disease of the nipple is a rare form of breast cancer and on the surface, has the same symptoms of nipple eczema: crusty, scaling rash with the sensation of burning and itchiness. It usually occurs on just one nipple, so if the rash on just one nipple persists, it is best to get a thorough exam for the peace of mind. I usually time it with my annual gynecology exam. ...Read more
My left breast in past 8 weeks has been coming up with sore red lumps, sometimes spots othertimes really sore lumps, different sizes. What could it be?
I've been feeling cold spots and burning sensations on my left breast area for the past week.Blood test results come back normal.What's going on in me?
Perceptual problem.: I would imagine that all is well and if you or a another person touching the same area it would feel normal. On the other hand you are on several meds one or more of which may cause this as a side effect. Speak ti your health professional and perhaps that wi`ll get you the answer. ...Read more
I am 47yrs, good health. I never get spots but 2/3 weeks ago ulcer appeared under left breast is it almost certainly breast cancer? Straight answer pse
See your MD ASAP: It is not possible to tell what is going on from your description. You will need to have a history and physical exam and likely a mammogram if you have not had one. You md will decide if it is something limited to the skin or something directly involving the breast. This should not wait go to you md asap. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Blood spots rash under skin on left breast at the bottom and it itches a little. I am scared to death. Can this be breast cancer?
Probably not: This sounds more like a heat rash or contact dermatitis and not cancer. However, if it does not resolve quickly, you should see your physician. You are young but inflammatory breast cancer typically presents as a skin redness and inflammation and can progress rapidly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can anxiety cause "hot spots"? A burning sensations in arms, back, between breasts, under left breast. No rash or redness. Just a feeling of pain.
Needs evaluation: Any new skin change deserve attention and evaluation. Is there any pain, does it itch? Any discharge? What is the size, color, borders? These are all important thinks you should discuss with your doctor. ...Read more
I have a dark spot that just appeared at the top of my left breast near my shoulder. What could ave caused it?
Dark spot on breast: You need to be checked by your doctor to see if this spot is a problem or not. ...Read more
What to do if I had a mammogram last year and it showed a spot in my left breast since then my breast is saggy why?
Mammogram: What was done with the "spot"? Was it biopsied or followed up in any way? If not, please return to your doctor and get this evaluated, especially if you have an unexplained physical change in your breast. ...Read more
My boyfriend is a 42 yr old male who has been having a sharp pain under his left breast and he feels it in his back in the same spot .
Pancreatitis: Please have your friend seek medical care urgently. ...Read more