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Lump under my son nipple

Hai, would like to know it dangerous for 10 year old boy is having lump that is underneath the nipple?
He is history of asrhma and taking flixotide puff to control his asthma for one puff once a day
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Breast cancer in males is uncommon, especially in the young, but it can occur. A lump under the nipple of a young boy is most likely gynecomastia, which is common in boys around the age of puberty and is usually temporary.
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Hello and welcome to our site and forum.  I agree with Jack650's comments.  This is likely gynecomastia and you can read more about it here https://www.webmd.com/men/what-is-gynecomastia#1  Please let us know your thoughts on this information.
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Agree as well. In a young male, this is most likely gynecomastia, an increase in the amount of breast gland tissue, caused by an imbalance of the hormones estrogen and testosterone.
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