Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Breast Lump and Nipple Discharge 10 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 10 conditions that can cause Breast Lump and Nipple Discharge.

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There are 3 common conditions that can cause Breast Lump and Nipple Discharge.
  1. Benign Breast Disease
  2. Breast Disease
  3. Fibrocystic Breast Disease
There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Breast Lump and Nipple Discharge.
  1. Breast Abscess
  2. Breast Cancer
  3. Breast Fat Necrosis
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Breast Lump and Nipple Discharge.
  1. Benign Breast Disease in Males
  2. Intraductal Papilloma
  3. Mammary Duct Ectasia
There is 1 rare condition that can cause Breast Lump and Nipple Discharge.
  1. Breast Cancer in Males

Last Updated: Aug 18, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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