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Nipple Discharge

Rust-colored or bloody nipple discharge can be from an infection, a benign (non-cancerous) growth within the ducts of the nipple, or from a breast cancer. Contact your doctor and arrange to be seen as soon as possible. Your health care provider will help sort out the cause and will advise you on what can be done to treat this problem.


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