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DD has hard lump behind nipple

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Springchicken Tue 25-Jan-05 08:16:38

DP noticed last night that DD has a hard lump behind her nipple. It is right behind and takes up the whole of the area, its aboutthe size of a wheeto.

She is 6 months old - DP thinks he has noticed it before but i haven't.

Is it notmal or something to worry about? SHould i get it checked out?

TIA x

MUD Tue 25-Jan-05 08:21:50

believe its quite common

this old thread might help .. its the same problem I think

nailpolish Tue 25-Jan-05 08:22:35

hi, ae you bf her?

maybe you should speak to your hv, she will have a look for you x

Springchicken Tue 25-Jan-05 08:31:48

Not B/f her!

Thanks for the link. Have also found on a website that most newborns has lumps behind their nipples which dissapear after a few months.
Going to see HV on Thursday so will run it past her then.

Thanks x

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