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Nipple symptoms

Nipple symptoms: Introduction

Further information about Nipple symptoms is below, or review more specific information about these types of Nipple symptoms: nipple discharge, bleeding nipple, Nipple itch, Nipple rash, Nipple lump, Nipple coldness, Nipple blueness, Nipple bruise or other types.

Nipple symptoms: Any symptom affecting the nipple. See detailed information below for a list of 123 causes of Nipple symptoms, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Types of Nipple symptoms:

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Nipple symptoms Treatments

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Stories from Users for Nipple symptoms

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Message Boards for Nipple symptoms

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Diagnostic tests for Nipple symptoms:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Nipple symptoms. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Induce and inspect any nipple discharge by compressing a quadrant of the breast
    • Examination of breasts for breast lump
    • Axillary and supraclavicular lymph node examination
  • more tests...»

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Nipple symptoms

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Nipple symptoms. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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Nipple symptoms: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Nipple symptoms

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Nipple symptoms: Related Rare Diseases

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Nipple symptoms: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Nipple symptoms:

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Detailed list of causes of Nipple symptoms

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

How Common are these Causes of Nipple symptoms?

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 symptoms. Of the 123 causes of Nipple symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Nipple symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Nipple symptoms' 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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  • Bd syndrome ... extra nipple
  • Brachmann-De Lange Syndrome ... hypoplastic nipples
  • Breast Cancer ... scaly areola, Nipple changes, Nipple discharge, Nipple tenderness, swollen areola, scaly nipple, warm areola, breast shape change, nipple inverted, red areola, swollen nipple, lump near breast, warm nipple, Areola changes, Breast skin ridges, red nipple
  • Breast cancer stages: 0, I, II, III, IV ... nipple discharge
  • Breast carcinoma ... scaly areola, nipple changes, nipple discharge, nipple tenderness, swollen areola, scaly nipple, warm areola, inverted nipple, red areola, swollen nipple, lump near breast, warm nipple, areola changes, red nipple
  • Breast Duct Papilloma ... bleeding from nipple, cyst on or under nipple, blood-stained or serous nipple discharge





















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Causes of Nipple symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Nipple symptoms based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Nipple symptoms?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Nipple symptoms, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Nipple symptoms:

    Subtypes of Nipple symptoms:

    Nipple discharge (77 causes), Bleeding nipple (9 causes), Nipple itch (14 causes), Nipple rash (17 causes), Nipple lump (19 causes), Nipple coldness (6 causes), Nipple blueness (9 causes), Nipple bruise (13 causes), Unusual production of breast milk (9 causes), Abnormal number of nipples (19 causes), Areolar lesions (9 causes), Nipple abnormality (34 causes), Lactation in females (9 causes), Nipple pain (11 causes), Nipple lump (male) (11 causes), Painful breast and nipple (19 causes), Painful, Cracked nipples (8 causes), Nipple swelling (13 causes), Inverted nipple/nipple retraction (25 causes), Abnormal papillae (13 causes), Areolar gland abscess (3 causes), Bloody nipple discharge (6 causes), Erythema of the areola (8 causes), Extreme nipple itching (11 causes), Firm mass beneath the nipple (16 causes), Flattening of the nipple (7 causes), Hyperpigmentation of nipples (11 causes), Duct obstruction (4 causes), Inflammation in the areolae (9 causes), Leaking nipples in infants (1 cause), Nipple cracks (9 causes), Nipple deviation (7 causes), Nipple deviation of a single breast (3 causes), Nipple discharge in pregnancy (5 causes), Nipple fissures (5 causes), Nipple itch in pregnancy (5 causes), Nipple lesion (6 causes), Nipple swelling in pregnancy (5 causes), Nipple that turns inward (1 cause), Nipple that turns inwards (11 causes), Red excoriated nipple (12 causes), Serous nipple discharge (7 causes), Painful breast and nipple in pregnancy (5 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Nipple symptoms:

    Breast symptoms (240 causes)

    Symptoms related to Nipple symptoms:

    Breast lump (64 causes), Nipple pain (11 causes), Nipple discharge (77 causes), Nipple symptoms (123 causes), Breast symptoms (240 causes), Bleeding nipple (9 causes), Nipple itch (14 causes), Nipple rash (17 causes), Nipple lump (19 causes), Nipple coldness (6 causes), Nipple blueness (9 causes), Nipple bruise (13 causes)

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