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#1 of 2 Old 08-05-2011, 10:19 PM - Thread Starter
 
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My dd will be 5 in September. Over the past few days I have noticed that her breast tissue is looking more pronounced. Not the nipple though. There is a definite line down the middle of her chest defining each breast. Does this warrant an immediate trip to my pediatrician?

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if it's a line down the middle, that could just be fat?  But if there is actual breast tissue, that should be evaluated. Your pediatrician could do that.

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