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Nipple swelling

Nipple swelling: Introduction

Nipple swelling: Swelling that occurs at the nipples. See detailed information below for a list of 13 causes of Nipple swelling, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Nipple swelling:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Nipple swelling. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Nipple swelling:

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Nipple swelling: Symptom Checker

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Medications or substances causing Nipple swelling:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Nipple swelling as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Nipple swelling: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Nipple swelling

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Misdiagnosis and Nipple swelling

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Nipple swelling: Related Rare Diseases

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Nipple swelling: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Nipple swelling

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How Common are these Causes of Nipple swelling?

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 swelling. Of the 13 causes of Nipple swelling that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Nipple swelling:

The following list of conditions have 'Nipple swelling' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Nipple swelling:

Nipple abnormality (34 causes), Breast symptoms (240 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Nipple symptoms (123 causes)

Symptoms related to Nipple swelling:

Breast lump (64 causes), Nipple pain (11 causes), Nipple discharge (77 causes), Nipple symptoms (123 causes), Breast symptoms (240 causes), Puberty, Normal neonatal nipple enlargement, Subareolar hyperplasia of nipples, Premature hyperplasia, Gynaecomastia, Medications, Liver failure (451 causes), Oestrogen-secreting tumours, Adrenal carcinoma (15 causes), Testicular tumour, Pregnancy (699 causes)

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