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What causes pain in nipples?

I have pain in right nipple only my gp has checked several times as well as myself no lumps in breast or under arm so what is causing nipple pain I am 66yrs of age. I do not drink or smoke or eat junk food. the pain is like when breast milk comes through when pregnant. This has been happening for about six months now.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019
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Hi,

Better to get it examined by a surgeon. Any issue with breast at any age has to be evaluated by a direct check up with the surgeon.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. B. Radhakrishnan. Nair, OBGYN
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