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nipple discharge

Serous or serosanguinous fluid that drips from one or more nipples, which most commonly occurs in peri- and post-menopausal women, due to various lesions (e.g., intraductal papilloma, nipple adenoma, ductal ectasia, Paget’s disease of breast, advanced ductal carcinoma).

nipple discharge

Breast discharge Breast disease Serous or serosanguinous fluid emanating from a nipple, most common in peri- and post-menopausal ♀, due to various lesions–eg, intraductal papilloma, nipple adenoma, ductal ectasia, Paget's disease of breast, advanced ductal carcinoma
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Sometimes nipple discharge which mimics milk (witch's milk) can be observed in both sexes due to increasing prolactin levels of lactation (1, 2).
She had nipple discharge, something which is usually seen in pregnant or breastfeeding women.
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The women with listening and speaking incapacities were urged by the experts never to overlook any mass in breast or under pit nor any change in size or shape of breast, swelling in any part or whole of breast, reddishness or thickening of its skin, nipple discharge be ignored.
The symptoms, as pointed out by a doctor at Nuclear Oncology Research Institute Dr Samina Manzoor were breast lump, node in axila, nipple discharge having blood, nipple retraction and skin changes.
See your doctor if you have pain, tenderness or nipple discharge in one or both breasts.
He added that both men and women will mostly experience the same symptoms that include changes at the skin level such as the retraction or swelling of the skin, nipple retraction, ulceration or nipple discharge. "However, men will experience more swelling as there is not much fat, mainly bloody nipple discharge and swelling of the axilla, which means the swelling of the armpit." Talking about the difference between the detection of breast cancer in men and women, the expert, who is also one of the board members of the Oman Cancer Association (OCA) and the Chairman of the Scientific Committee at OCA, said that women have defined pathways.
She said the skin texture may be puckering noting that other signs maybe a nipple discharge and rash on the breast.
Nipple discharge is a complaint of approximately 5% of women.
The screening is for those patients who come to hospital with certain features like nipple discharge, breast pain and lumps.