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Drainage from the Nipple Evaluation

The evaluation of nipple discharge begins with a history and physical examination.

Physical findings in someone with nipple discharge may include:

Tests that may be used to evaluate nipple discharge may include:

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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