Discharge from one or both nipples can have various causes, just like most other symptoms. Finding the true cause means ruling out or confirming each possibility – in other words, diagnosis.
Diagnosis is usually a complex process due to the sheer number of possible causes and related symptoms. In order to diagnose discharge from one or both nipples, we could:
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If you have any unusual discharge from your nipples, are one or both nipples affected?
Possible responses:→ Don't know / I am pregnant or lactating
→ There is no discharge
→ One nipple only
→ Both nipples
If the discharge is milky, and coming from both breasts, it may simply be an imbalance of prolactin hormone, which can easily be tested for through a blood test.
The chances of developing male breast cancer in both breasts simultaneously is extremely low.