Nipple rash, redness, discharge, pain or itch

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Yoshinori Abe

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  • Red lump on the nipples

  • Scaly skin on nipple

  • Scars on the nipple

  • Nipple redness

  • Nipple swollen

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Content updated on May 23, 2022

When to See a Doctor

Seek professional care if you experience any of the following symptoms

  • Recent weight loss

Possible Causes

  • Hyperprolactinemia

    Excessively high prolactin (hormone that releases milk) levels in the blood. Causes include medications and brain tumors.

  • Gynecomastia

    A condition where abnormal hormone levels cause males to develop female characteristics (enlargement of the breast). Common causes include medications and tumors in the brain.

  • Breast cancer

    Cancer of the breast. Risk factors include estrogen, genetics, alcohol and obesity. Protective factors include having been pregnant, especially at a younger age.

Questions your doctor may ask about this symptom

Your doctor may ask these questions to check for this symptom

  • Do you have redness, scabs or secretions over or from the nipples?

  • Do you have itchy skin?

  • Is there pain when pressing on the breast?

  • Do you have any pain or tingling in the affected areas of the skin?

  • Do you have skin redness?

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