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Nipple fissures

Nipple fissures: Introduction

Nipple fissures: a condition which is characterized by painful nipples where the skin is cracked. See detailed information below for a list of 5 causes of Nipple fissures, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Nipple fissures

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  • Eczema of nipple
  • Improper breastfeeding technique
  • Improper drying of nipples following breastfeeding
  • Overuse of one breast when breastfeeding
  • Prolonged contact of nipple with soggy breast pads
  • more symptoms...»

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Detailed list of causes of Nipple fissures

The list below shows some of the causes of Nipple fissures mentioned in various sources:

  • Eczema of nipple
  • Improper breastfeeding technique
  • Improper drying of nipples following breastfeeding
  • Overuse of one breast when breastfeeding
  • Prolonged contact of nipple with soggy breast pads
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Nipple fissures?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Nipple fissures. Of the 5 causes of Nipple fissures that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 5 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Nipple fissures:

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Medical Conditions associated with Nipple fissures:

Nipple symptoms (123 causes), Breast symptoms (240 causes)

Symptoms related to Nipple fissures:

Eczema of nipple, Improper breastfeeding technique, Improper drying of nipples following breastfeeding, Overuse of one breast when breastfeeding, Prolonged contact of nipple with soggy breast pads

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