Medical Questions > Womens Health > Breasts Forum

Sore nipples all the time at 50 years old?

Must Read
Breast cancer kills more women in the United States than any cancer except lung cancer. But what types of breast cancer are possible?...
Why do some women get breast cancer and others don't? Click here to learn what risks you can avoid....
Do you know the warning signs for breast cancer? When should you see your doctor about possible breast cancer symptoms? More information here....
My nipples are sore all the time and I don't know why. I'm 50 years old and I have a period once every 3 months. I'm not pregnant, looking for answers.
Did you find this post helpful?
|

User Profile
replied September 20th, 2011
Hello,

Welcome to ehealthforum

Your symptoms could be due to perimenopausal changes.Since you are reaching menopause it might be possible that fluctuations might be going in the body which are causing sore nipples.
If there is development of pain,discharge or any other symptom consider visiting a Gynaecologist for evaluation.

Take Care!


|
Did you find this post helpful?
Quick Reply
DISCLAIMER: "Ask a Doctor" questions are answered by certified physicians and other medical professionals. For more information about experts participating in the "Ask a Doctor" Network, please visit our medical experts page. You may also visit our Breasts , for moderated patient to patient support and information.

The information provided on eHealth Forum is designed to improve, not replace, the relationship between a patient and his/her own physician. Personal consultation(s) with a qualified medical professional is the proper means for diagnosing any medical condition.