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Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Can bleeding nipple indicate cancer when a mammagram shows none
Any bleeding from the nipple should be investigated by a breast specialist. There are different causes, whether it is coming from within the duct or from the skin of the nipple itself, a mammogram may not be the best indicator of the underlying cause.
Jennifer B Manders, MD
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati