Options. Paget's can be treated with removal of the nipple-areola area (lumpectomy) followed by radiation or total mastectomy which includes the nipple. Chemotherapy is not usually needed. Hormonal therapy is used if the tumor is estrogen or Progesterone positive.
Cancer. Paget's disease of the breast is a scaly eczema-like skin change usually near or on the nipple, which is a malignant disease and is often associated with an underlying breast cancer.
A form of breast CA. As any other form of breast cancer, it required proper staging and surgical treatment. It tends to behave as very early forms of breast cancer and, in most cases, the prognosis is excellent. It will require, however, a surgical procedure.
Pagets dz of breast. Is a malignant condition that may have the appearance of eczema, with skin changes involving the nipple of the breast. The incidence is approximately around 3%. Most of them are also associated with underlying breast cancer. Biopsy should be done to confirm. Mammogram, sonogram and perhaps MRI breast should be done-depending on the case to evaluate underlying breast cancer.
Crusty film over left nipple only 18 don't believe I have any lumps sometimes pulls in but comes out could it be serious like Paget disease in nipple?
Crusty nipple. Crusty nipple could be psoriasis, eczema, or other topical infection. Cancer cannot be ruled out without biopsy. If symptoms persist, get seen by md.
My nipples have scabs on them. The left one is more dry and flaky. Theyr not painful or itchy. I'm only 22 and scared, Is this paget disease?
Reassurance. No. Most likely this is just dry skin. Please, use moisturizer and do not use scrubs for nipples!!