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Breastfeeding areola swollen painful

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Dr. Rangadhar Satapathy MD

I am male. my left breast areola (on the lower side) is swollen and is paining when pressed/touched. What is the reason & what is remedy clinical & home remedy. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rangadhar Satapathy ( Homeopath)
Dr. Hema Yadav MD

I am 51 years old and woke up this morning with a very red and painful left breast, specifically the aureola is red. It doesn't seem to be swollen just red and painful. I have no other symptoms. I am... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hema Yadav ( Pediatrician)
Dr. G.Srinivasan MD

13 year female...Very small for age...no sign of puberty ..one of her areola is swelled and hard to the touch. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. G.Srinivasan ( Urologist)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

Recently developed a very small red spot on my left breast beside the nipple on the areola ... place, it ended up spreading to different areas of my areola. Now the skin almost looks like a burn ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

I'm almost 5 weeks postpartum, and exclusively breastfeeding . 28 years old, no family or personal history of breast cancer or any cancer. Early on in my pregnancy I noticed a reddish bump on my areola . I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Hello, I have been experiencing the swelling of the base around my nipple, I believe to be referred to as the areola. This is not painful at all. It only happens when my body is warm from having on a shirt or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Viraj Ravin Shah MD

A few glands on my areola - on both breasts - are swollen. They are painful to the touch ... are not hot or itchy, just the soreness in the areola. I m also not breastfeeding either.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Viraj Ravin Shah ( Dentist)
Dr. Salah Saad Shoman MD

Hello, I have a 3 week old baby boy and the areola around his nipples on both sides seems swollen ... this out? He does not seem to be in pain but it does not look normal. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Salah Saad Shoman ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Kamal Kishore Bandil MD

my friend is suffering from a swollen areola of her left breast four days ago. it s quite painful. she already tried having hot compresses several times and yet still the same. She s nursing her 2 mos ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kamal Kishore Bandil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Santosh Kumar A MD

Am breastfeeding my 4 month old baby boy. I notice blackish spots on my areola area and that area pains whenever my toddler latches for milk. The pain moves on to my nipple and goes off once I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Santosh Kumar A ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Arun MD

infection of the gland near areola may be

Dr.  Ashok Kumar MD

Hello, There is increase in the size of breast, nipple and areola during pregnancy. If ist is not hurting you than there is no need to worry. If it is paining or have redness or fever than you need to see a...

Dr. Raju A.T MD

Swelling in the areola may not be related to your period. Do gt examined by your treating doctor.