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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience in Family Medicine
Size of breasts: Usually the ones you are born with are just the right size. However many people seem to think that they have to look like the movie stars in order to ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: Most women have different size breasts, normally. Mother Nature doesn't use a measuring stick to determine breast size in her "production" facility.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Lechtman
29 years experience in Plastic Surgery
No: Breast size is related to heredity but also to weight, number of children and other hormonal factors.
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Nature likes variety: Nature likes variety, so different people have different sized ears, noses, hands, breasts, feet, etc... Small breasts make adequate breast milk, jus ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
No: The breasts of a woman who is not pregnant, who did not just deliver a baby, and who is not breastfeeding, do not increase in size just because somebo ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
No: Massage will not reduce breast size.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alessandra Bertolucci
32 years experience in Ophthalmology
Needs to be checked: Might be an old trauma or a lesion requiring surgery. See your doc.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wasfi Makar
38 years experience in Radiation Oncology
Not necessarily : Cancerous breast lump size is very important to define but it's just one part of staging. Severity of the disease also measured by the aggressiveness ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aruna Mani
18 years experience in Medical Oncology
It could : Fibrocystic breast disease, depending on the extent, can cause some swelling of the breasts, particularly in cycles with menstruation - during those t ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eva Duckett
30 years experience in Radiology
It can: Dan - breast cancer can stay the same for a long period of time but eventually will grow or change its texture (become harder and non movable). Any l ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience in Internal Medicine
Never know: See a doctor to have an exam and likely an imaging study. Could be a cyst but has to be looked at.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
28 years experience in Pathology
Breast cancer: Most breast cancers present as a painless lump within the breast. Your description of itchy painful breast would be an unusual presentation. Some adv ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
34 years experience in Medical Oncology
Unlikely: ..But not impossible. Furthermore, it could be something else of importance so i suggest it gets checked. Best to y'all.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience in Medical Oncology
Yes, mostly: Breast size is mostly a result of genetics. A recent paper showed there are seven distinct genetic changes associated with large breasts. Other factor ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
HT Topic pages: Here is a link to the healthtap topic page on sensitive and sore nipples. Here you will find many answers on this subject. https://www.healthtap.com/# ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Shalabh Bansal
12 years experience in Pediatrics
Usually yes: Exposure to maternal hormones during pregnancy can lead to breast gland enlargement resulting in a moveable ball like structure in newborns (both male ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Tholen
40 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Nope.: A mammogram is an x-ray study of the breast tissue, performed by squeezing the breast tissue between two plexiglass plates to thin and flatten the bre ... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
When in doubt: excision biopsy , it is in safe accessible location ,it is a simple ambulatory procedure , will rule out more serious sarcomas , do not have to go ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience in Family Medicine
No easy answer: It is imperative that you talk with the physician who took care of you. There are many possibilities and I would have to know more about these finding ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get it examines: There is no way to tell in this virtual forum if the lump is cancerous or not. Please have the lump examined by a MD to make that determination.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
No: It does not, .
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Infection?: What you described suggests and infection and you should see a doctor for proper evaluation and treatment. If is not feasible to provide a more meanin ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
NO: It does not.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
21 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Post Op Pain: Breast surgery is generally well tolerated and pain can be controlled with oral pain medications for a few days post op.
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