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What is this hard thing on my areola which is painful ?

hello Im 23 years old female. Two days ago while on shower I noticed a hard something on my areola its really painful it is small like my nipple and I could feel it and last week I just had my period. And now I develop canker sore in my inner cheek and my lymph nodes under my chin inflamed. But I m curious about this hard something on my areola its really painful when I touch it..What is this?
Asked On : Mon, 27 Jun 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
it may be due to hormonal changes
or it may be fibroadenoma or other cystic lesion.
u need to consult gynecologist ,as it must not be ignore.
do not press or touch it as if it is infection there is chance of spreading .
Answered: Mon, 27 Jun 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
Thanks for query,
You might have forming abscess on areola.
Take antibiotic and anti inflammatory medicine and you will be alright.
This medicine also will work for your problem in the cheek and lymph nodes.
ok and bye.
Answered: Mon, 27 Jun 2011
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