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Thread: aerole has lumps

  1. #1
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    Default aerole has lumps

    my breast engorged a bit in morning.ifound tiny lumps in the dark region-areole
    is this nromal or ok
    and what i shud do
    i have a son who enetred his 4 th month
    thx

  2. #2
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    Default Re: aerole has lumps

    You might be noticing your montgomery glands. They're those bumps on the areola...they excrete a natural lubricant and a anti-bacterial substance. It's normal for them to be more prominant during lactation.

    HTH

  3. #3
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    Default Re: aerole has lumps

    thx
    i shud add....i notcied the lumps (felt them,) internally apart from teh external glands...

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