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Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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have in the last few weeks have a very sore left nipple,noticed

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have in the last few weeks have a very sore left nipple,noticed this after carring some items down the stairs, thought I had a strain, but am not so sure now
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
Hi. If this is the nipple only it isn't likely to be a muscle strain. Men can get mastitis--breast inflammation and infection--just like women. I'd suggest you have a doctor look at this since you may need antibiotics for it.