Nipple discharge

Zaki Labib, Peter Lawrence; Gallegos, Nick; Hegarty, David
July 2015
BMJ: British Medical Journal;7/25/2015, Vol. 351 Issue 8018, ph3123
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article describes the case of a 45-year-old woman who presented with unilateral bloodstained nipple discharge, without palpable breast lump and axillary or supraclavicular lymphadenopathy. Topics discussed include warning symptoms based on British National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines for suspected cancer, inspection of discharge colour, and common causes of galactorrhoea.


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