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black spot on my nipple?

I have a black spot on my nipple and its getting bigger and more painful. Its turning into a bubble now and im not sure what it is. im pumping but not breastfeeding (the baby wont latch)

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Asked by Anonymous at 3:15 PM on Feb. 10, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • how long have you been pumping and not breastfeeding?
    prior to this were you breastfeeding?
    it's possible that you could have a clogged duct that has caused an abcess in your breast.
    you should see your doctor ASAP.

    Answer by heatherama at 4:02 PM on Feb. 10, 2009

  • Ive pumped since she was born.. I used to feed her with a nipple sheild once in a while but i put 99% of the time

    Answer by casper4991 at 5:22 AM on Feb. 11, 2009

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