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mama23boys 06-10-2006 08:17 PM

HELP!! What is this??
 
today i noticed a small white spot on my nipple this morning and it hasnt gotten any bigger during the day. it also dosent hurt or affect ds nursing. its only in 1 spot and i cant figure out what it is:headscratch:

any ideas????

momof4 06-10-2006 08:39 PM

Re: HELP!! What is this??
 
It sounds like it might be a clogged duct. I've had them. Try nursing that side first for a while, so there's more vigorous sucking to help it unclog. Usually, it clears within a couple of days.

Kama 06-10-2006 08:40 PM

Re: HELP!! What is this??
 
Oh no, sounds like a milk blister. They dont start off painful but they get that way quickly if they aren't treated. Here is a link to some info on them on kellymom :hugs: I hope you can get it gone before it can torment you! I had one of those when my daughter was 3 weeks old.
http://www.kellymom.com/bf/concerns/mom/nipplebleb.html

mama23boys 06-10-2006 08:56 PM

Re: HELP!! What is this??
 
ohh great!! according the picture off kellymom.com it IS a milk bilister!! dang it!! ok off to figure how to get rid of it!!

tks for the help!

a_cthelen 06-10-2006 10:05 PM

Re: HELP!! What is this??
 
OR...it could just be your pores...mine are that way, too. It depends on how big the white spot is. It could also be a yeast infection...

Hope you figure it out!!:thumbsup:

mama23boys 06-11-2006 12:06 AM

Re: HELP!! What is this??
 
i dont think its a yeast infection bc ds's mouth looks ok and its not hurting!

the white spot is really small and hasnt gotten anybigger throughout the day...i will keep an eye on it and for now treat it as milk bilister...

mama23boys 06-12-2006 01:54 PM

Re: HELP!! What is this??
 
too weird but its gone and all i've done is 3 heat compresses! STRANGE!!

thanks for the help!

a_cthelen 06-12-2006 02:13 PM

Re: HELP!! What is this??
 
YEA!!! :thumbsup:


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