Is it normal to have shiny nipples and nipple discharge when not pregnant?

I am pretty sure that what I experienced mid-month this month was ovulation (observing BBT, cervical mucus, etc), I have not had intercourse within the past few months but I have noticed that after ovulation each month for the past few my breasts have become extremely sore. This month however, the soreness in my breasts and nipples started hurting and swelling almost immediately after Ovulation which has never happened before.

The weird thing about it is in addition to the soreness my nipples are literally glossy and shiny when I look at them, I have little white bumps on the very tip of my nipples and not on the areola itself. Also, seeing this naturally made me examine/gently squeeze them and I got a very small amount of clear discharge from both. Seemed to come out of the nipple itself and not the bumps. I have taken pregnancy tests that have come up negative for the past couple months and had a vaginal ultrasound for an unrelated issue to this and the docs say they saw nothing, however with these breast issues and sudden late periods for the past few months have had me thinking I may be pregnant so I am not sure what to think at this point. Could it just be stress and hormonal/ovulation related or is this something to be concerned about? Thanks!

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