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What can it mean when a man nipple hurts on the heart side?

What can it mean when a man nipple hurts on the heart side?

Nipple: Nipple pains are usually related to problems in the nipple itself and not related to the heart ...Read more

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No man-breasts but I ran into a pole and the nipple is swollen/hurts some. What does this mean?

No man-breasts but I ran into a pole and the nipple is swollen/hurts some. What does this mean?

Contusion: Any part of the body, when smacked, will swell and be painful and sometimes might bruise. It sounds like you hit your chest on top of your nipple which is causing this. Ice can help it for several days and then just wait for it to spontaneously improve which it likely will if what you describe is all that happened. ...Read more

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What are causes of upper chest pain on the right side for a 20 y/o man? Hurts to press against it, not on its own. No lump.

What are causes of upper chest pain on the right side for a 20 y/o man? Hurts to press against it, not on its own. No lump.

Chest pain: You stated that the you have the right side of the upper chest pain to pressure. Your age is 20 years correct?

Have you had any other diseases in the past? Have you had trauma in the past? Were you involved in a motor vehicle accident in the past? Days, months, years?

Is the pain against the chest wall, in the axilla, radiating towards the front, or towards the back. Do you have pain when you br ...Read more

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Why do my nipples hurt?

Why do my nipples hurt?

Needcontext: There are a myriad of reasons for any particular, single symptom. We need to know the timing, setting, associated symptoms, etc, before we can even begin to give an educated guess. ...Read more

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Why do men have nipples?

Why do men have nipples?

No particular reason: Men and women are not that different after all, are they? The nipples may be decorative, but also have sensitive nerve endings. ...Read more

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Why do men have nipples?

Why do men have nipples?

Because...: Human babies are mammals, and so babies have nipples. Some grow up to be women with breasts and nipples. Others grow up to be men with nipples (and sometimes a little bit of breast tissue under the nipple). In other words, "that's just the way you're made". It also means men can get breast cancer on rare occasions. ...Read more

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What make your nipples hurt?

Avoid pinching them: Very often it is self inflicted, if you do not do that, just use heating pads for a week in it did not help see your doctor. ...Read more

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Are dark nipples turn off for men?

Are dark nipples turn off for men?

Not all men: They are not turn off for all men. There may be some men who get turned off. If a man loves you he will not be turned off because you have dark nipples. After all it is a part of your breast and body. Most will not be turned off for sure. In some women nipples turn darker during pregnancy ...Read more

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My nipples hurt when I touch them?

My nipples hurt when I touch them?

Before period?: Female breast sensitivity is changing w hormonal stimulation during months. More tender, sensitive before period. Make sure to wear confortable bra. Check breast for changes, rashes., discharge. Check pregnancy test too, . see Doc if continues. Sexual stimulation makes nipples also more " tender". ...Read more

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My nipples hurt; what can that mean?

Nipple Pain: Some women experience pain of nipples when stressed or cold due to vasospasm (raynaud’s of the nipple). Allergies to deodorants, lotions ; soap can cause pain. Eczema or psoriasis can lead to nipple pain. When the nipple is engorged it can cause pain. Hormonal changes can cause (puberty, pms, period, pregnancy ; breast feeding). Thrush or bacterial infections can lead to pain. Friction against. ...Read more

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Why do my nipples hurt to the touch?

Male nipple pain: 1. May be some meds you are on for BP.
Discuss with your Dr and tell us what meds you are on. ...Read more

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Why my nipples hurt when I touch them?

Well: Most women's nipples hurt when you touch them or read them too much. If this continues see a doctor in person for see MD for evaluation and treatment. This can also be a sign of hormone in balance or infection. But it can often be a normal response everybody's nipples have different sensitivity ...Read more

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Is it normal for my nipples toll hurt?

Hurting Nipples: If you are pregnant or on hormones, then the answer is yes! ...Read more

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Will my baby's latch always hurt my nipples?

Will my baby's latch always hurt my nipples?

No: No! It is common to feel some mild pain or discomfort in the first stages of breastfeeding, but nursing a baby should not hurt! If you are having nipple pain, the baby may not be latching right, you may need to change your position, or you may even have a mild infection. Check with your OB or with a lactation consultant right away. ...Read more

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One of my nipples hurts. What does this mean?

One nipple: Hi a nipple hurting can have many causes. Trauma, hormones, breastfeeding, and even rarely cancer. Please see a surgeon that specializes in diseases of the breast for a complete exam perhaps even a biopsy. Serious conditions are uncommon but early intervention can be a life saver. ...Read more

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Why do my nipples hurt when you push on them?

Depends: Have you had recent surgery? Is it both nipples? Is it more sensitive than it has been in the past? Are there hormonal influences? Any history of trauma? Infection? Best is to see your regular md for an evaluation and referral if necessary. ...Read more

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What does it mean when a female's nipples hurt?

What does it mean when a female's nipples hurt?

Various Reasons: Some women experience pain of nipples when stressed or cold due to vasospasm (raynaud’s of the nipple). Allergies to deodorants, lotions ; soap can cause pain. Eczema or psoriasis can lead to nipple pain. When the nipple is engorged it can cause pain. Hormonal changes can cause (puberty, pms, period, pregnancy ; breast feeding). Thrush or bacterial infections can lead to pain. Friction against. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your nipples constantly hurt?

What does it mean when your nipples constantly hurt?

Pain of Nipples: Some women experience pain of nipples when stressed or cold due to vasospasm (raynaud’s of the nipple). Allergies to deodorants, lotions ; soap can cause pain. Eczema or psoriasis can lead to nipple pain. When the nipple is engorged it can cause pain. Hormonal changes can cause (puberty, pms, period, pregnancy ; breast feeding). Thrush or bacterial infections can lead to pain. Friction against. ...Read more

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My nipples hurt and they are dark. Is this a symptom?

Nipple color: Well nipple color is determined by our skin color, darker the skin darker the nipples, but if that's something new then you might want to discuss that with your doctor especially if you have skin discoloration in other places like abdomen and face. ...Read more

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Why do my nipples hurt after something goes up my ***?

Why do my nipples hurt after something goes up my ***?

Possible infection?: See a doctor to evaluate for possible infection, cultures and to prescribe antibiotics. ...Read more

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I am a 18 yearo old guy and my when I touch my nipples it hurts.?

Irritation: Sometimes nipples hurt due to constant friction or rubbing against shirt. May help to wear a compression shirt (ie: underarmour) to prevent friction. If that does not help them see your doctor. ...Read more

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My nipples hurt when touched what could be wrong this just started?

It could be: Irritation from bra or clothes or you may be premenstrual and have sensitivity. More info is needed but its probably benign ...Read more

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My nipples and the area around them hurt to touch what does that mean?

Sensitive....: Hormone related tissue changes......present this way. That becomes a pleasurable experience during sex and lactation. ...Read more

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My breat are heavy my nipples are hard and they hurt so bad! Help please?

Exam: This may be due to hormonal or sexual stimulation. I advise a breast exam and if you have missed a cycle- get a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I'm female. Why do my nipples hurt and itch so bad?

What do you suggest if I'm female. Why do my nipples hurt and itch so bad?

Itch: Check your bra and detergent have your doctor check you for fungal infections and again it needs to be seen in person by your provider. ...Read more

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Both of my nipples hurt. I don't know why or what to do. Why is this? What do I do?

Pregnant?: Pregnancy or your birth control can cause this from the hormones. Also methylxanthines (coffee, chocolate and peanuts)

make sure with sexual activity that you don't stimulate your breasts as that will increase this. ...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