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QUESTION: Hello:

What is the name of those small bumps that are sometimes seen the areola of a women's breast around the nipple and what causes them to appear?

I thank you for your reply.

ANSWER: They are Montgomery glands, also called areolar glands.  They are normal.   They secrete a lubricating liquid.  They tend to become more prominent during pregnancy.  They don't hurt anything, and I don't think there's anything a woman can do about them if she doesn't like them.

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QUESTION: Hello:

I want to thank you for the reply.

Do these bumps come and go away or are they always there on the areola once they occur?

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They are probably always there, but they appear more prominent at certain times of life (e.g., pregnancy).  As I mentioned, they don't hurt anything.  They are something to be lived with rather than desired or feared.  Many people don't even pay attention to them at all.  

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