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Forum Name: Breast Cancer

Question: Inflamed Nipples


 skool - Sat Apr 30, 2005 6:22 am

Hello,
I have inflamed nipples and i am a 16 yr old male. how make them go back to normal. its so embarrasing and i am getting bullied because of it.
Thank you.
 Dr. Tamer Fouad - Sun May 01, 2005 1:15 am

User avatar Hello,
First, this doesn't look like breast cancer. If you mean that your nipples are enlarged and 'puffy', then there is usually nothing you can do about it. If you are overweight then start by losing weight that may help. Usually its a constitutional thing (meaning its normal for some people) and nothing can be done about it. If your nipples are tender or you feel something hard beneath your nipples then you should seek medical attention.
Best regards,

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