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What is the slimy stuff coming out of the nipple?

my 16 year old daughter was swimming and she said she had clear slimmy stuff come out of her nipple. she had recently taken birth control for 1 month but we had forgotten to get it refilled. she had some spotting but should be starting her period soon. we were going to get it filled after she started her period again.
Tue, 23 Mar 2021
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Hi,

This could be galactorrhea. Get her prolactin and thyroid function tests done. Accordingly, we will have to decide her medication if any.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Shrikrushna Chavan, OB & GYN Specialist
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What is the slimy stuff coming out of the nipple?

Hi, This could be galactorrhea. Get her prolactin and thyroid function tests done. Accordingly, we will have to decide her medication if any. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Shrikrushna Chavan, OB & GYN Specialist