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Purple ring around nipple

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Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

I have several purple stripes coming down to my left nipple. About 2 inches long. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Soumya MD

I am 49 and noticed a slight change in the left breast. On the outside of the nipple I felt a bit of dryness and it is as if the outer "ring", so to speak, is a bit darker, it was originally just about 2 cm ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Soumya ( OBGYN)
Dr. Puneet Maheshwari MD

overnight i noticed the veins in my nipples are purple...I nevar even noticed I had veins !!!! !yhis is sudden. I also have had severe sweating and a pain in my neck and ear. I am 62 ,,,smoke... ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Puneet Maheshwari ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Srilatha Myaka MD

When I got out of the shower this morning and looked in the mirror, I have a dark brown ring around my right nipple ( areola ). In the past my doctor mentioned that these darken with age ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Srilatha Myaka ( OBGYN)
Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

i woke up this morning with my left breast really sore, my nipple looks purple and a nodule with a white dot in the middle. its causing nu whole breast to hurt. should i be concerned. i feel normal ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Grzegorz Stanko ( General Surgeon)

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Dr.  SUJOY S BHATTACHARJEE MD

My nipples have been sore for about two months like it hurts if I bump them or. My arms rub up against them but I actually looked at them in the mirror and they have a bruised ring around them ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. SUJOY S BHATTACHARJEE ( OBGYN)
Dr.  Antoneta Zotaj MD

cold i recently realized my nipple is tender and dark purple as the other one is normal given ...i recently went camping an it was very cold in the area so my nipples happen to be cold and my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Antoneta Zotaj ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. S.R.Raveendran MD

i m a skinny teenage boy (16) and both left and right nipples are abnormally puffy and under my left nipple is a hard ring that is largeest at one side of the ring, i have had this condition ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S.R.Raveendran ( Sexologist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

I have had an itch on my stomach and above it. I also have itchy nipples and there is a big red ring around them. I recently bought new bras with rubber in them, can it be that. I also flew ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Ashish Verma MD

sir i need your help i have swelling in my left side brest nipple ring swelling inside and the swelling side is not paining center of my nipple is paining five months became for my case . travelling ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Verma ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

consult a gynec. It could be a nipple infection.

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

It is the hormonal changes mainly progesterone that causes dark nipples.

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

it is natural for nipple and areaola to get swollen in cold weather.