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Nipples are becoming lighter in color

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Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

Hi, I've noticed over the last few days that my areolae has faded in color. I'm supposed to start a new cycle on Saturday, but I've often been irregular. My husband and I are trying for another baby ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

's getting lighter while she sleeps, but then darker when she wakes and is more active. It also has a pretty solid circular shape. It's rather dark in color when at it's darkest, and when it's light, you can... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

by the foreskin are whiter in color (not completely white, but in a much lighter shade), especially the bottom ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

of it (around the top, the edge of the areola ). The itchy area is a lighter color than the rest of the nipple. There's no pain, redness , or lump, only a mild itch accompanying the lighter... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Ajit Naniksingh Kukreja MD

Can taking a proton pump inhibitor like Protonix cause your stools to be lighter in color ... Citrucel to help increase fiber. Regular bowel movements each day but much lighter in color then the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajit Naniksingh Kukreja ( Gastroenterologist)

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Dr. Mohammed Tauseef MD

I m 18 and may be pregnant. My nipples are lighter in color, almost my skin color. Its to early to take a pregnancy test. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Tauseef ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sudarshan MD

, also i have noticed the area around the nipple the areola is starting to become covered in small veins and changing to a lighter color? I hope its not cancer , i m only 21. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudarshan ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

My penis tip has changed colour and has become distinctively lighter than the rest. I also feel my foreskin has tightened a bit and gives me some pain in inter course. Is it a matter of concern to show ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Shailja Puri MD

/dark complexion but lately My skin mostly my face has been getting lighter for an unknown reason.I have never used ... is the low iron connected to loss in color? Thank you ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

experiencing stomach cramps or pain, and my stool has become lighter in color. It is not your normal color like brown or dark brown. It is much lighter very pale. My doctor said it was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

Skin comes in all colors. Most common cause is post-inflammatory hyper-pigmentation. May take years to fade. Avoid sunlight. Use sunscreen lotion in the sun. Take fruits and vegetables. Specific treatment depends on...

Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh MD

Thanks for the query. It might be due to some hormonal changes occuring in the body like menstruation. hope i helped you.

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

I do not find any reasons for colour changes in nipples in men. Visit a dermatologist to find out.