1 doctor weighed in:

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?

1 doctor weighed in

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Nicholaus Hilliard
Dr. Nicholaus Hilliard
Thank
1 comment
Dr. Nicholaus Hilliard
I meant intertrigo (typo)
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Board Certified, Obstetrics & Gynecology
28 years in practice
49M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available