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Areola-i have bumps which are like pimples. Why and what is this and is it normal?
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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Yes, those are glands of montgomery arranged around the areola in a circle.

In brief: Yes
Yes, those are glands of montgomery arranged around the areola in a circle.
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Dr. Wayne Ingram
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Dr. Samir Shakfeh
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Normal
Called montgomery papilla.

In brief: Normal
Called montgomery papilla.
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Dr. Samir Shakfeh
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Dr. Michelle Mccusker
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Breast issues
These are very normal and are called montgomery glands.
Sometimes they can change in appearance, especially with pregnancy. Unless the areas are red, tender don't panic.

In brief: Breast issues
These are very normal and are called montgomery glands.
Sometimes they can change in appearance, especially with pregnancy. Unless the areas are red, tender don't panic.
Dr. Michelle Mccusker
Dr. Michelle Mccusker
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