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Is it normal... that I can still get a liquid to come out of my nipples when squeezed between thumb and fingers although I havent had a child for 18 years and my age is 47 adult content

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Asked by sgarfield at 11:19 AM on Dec. 5, 2012 in Health

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  • No. Time to see an OBGYN.

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 11:20 AM on Dec. 5, 2012

  • There are several health conditions not related to milk production that can cause this
    See a doc ASAP

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 11:22 AM on Dec. 5, 2012

  • Actually, you can have this from time to time throughout your life. This happened to me around 42. I actually freaked out because I thought I could be pregnant! Ugh.... The Dr. said there was nothing wrong, it was just a hormonal issue.

    Answer by m-avi at 11:28 AM on Dec. 5, 2012

  • wow, I love this web sight. you are all very helpful, thank you

    Comment by sgarfield (original poster) at 11:39 AM on Dec. 5, 2012

  • It is if your man is a breast man. Regular intense stimulation can cause lactation. Several meds can cause it too - what are you taking? Any new meds?

    Answer by winterglow at 11:40 AM on Dec. 5, 2012

  • no meds... and Im not in a man at this time either. Its not a new condition... its been like this for many years but I didnt know who to ask

    Comment by sgarfield (original poster) at 11:43 AM on Dec. 5, 2012

  • Then it's time to make an appointment with your gyn. At the very least, this will put your mind at rest.


    Answer by winterglow at 11:58 AM on Dec. 5, 2012

  • Doesn't sound mean to me.

    Answer by JennieMarie1103 at 4:30 PM on Dec. 5, 2012

  • Some women continue to lactate, even decades after they stop breastfeeding. My mother, who had a radical hysterectomy 4 years ago and hasn't breastfed in 26 years, can still express milk.

    Answer by musicpisces at 6:17 PM on Dec. 8, 2012

  • very good to know

    Comment by sgarfield (original poster) at 7:47 AM on Dec. 10, 2012

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