I am a 30yr old that does not know her mother or mother's family history. Since the age of 27 I have noticed several lumps in my left breast and I have been to Dr's and had biopsys and everything was always normal occasionally put on antibiotics for infection. 2 weeks ago I again found a lump in left breast that has since grown larger...I was squeezing my breast this morning in the bath feeling around for any more abnormalities and noticed that a spot on my areola was turning white, almost pimple like when I would squeeze near the lump. Being curious I continued to squeeze and next thing you know a the white spot opened and out shot a long stream of cream colored fluid as if it were shot from a squirt gun...the stream eventually became just a mass of fluid with blood mixed in. Lump is still present and I am wondering if this sounds like just another infection or something more worrisome that I should try to get into the Dr. sooner than the appointment that I have 5 weeks from now.
The sebaceous gland of Montgomery is located in your areola. Its duct can get blocked causing accumulation of its secretion. It is probably what you saw when you squeezed your nipple/areola area.
You mentioned that you noticed your breast lump has grown bigger. The lump can be a fibroadenoma that can increase in size secondary to hormonal changes in your body that occurs during menstruation. You may want to closely observe the lump or seek consult with your doctor for further evaluation.
Copyright 1994-2017MedHelp International.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.