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breast pain after mammogram

A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Mammogram: It sounds like the mammogram was negative. Bilateral breast pain is almost always due to benign causes and/or hormone related. Talk to your doc abo ... Read More

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Biopsy and/or I&D: Hi. You need to go to a breast clinic. You may need a biopsy of the lymph node and any other suspicious mass. The pain may be an abscess, which would ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Mastodynia : Breast pain is usually secondary to hormonal effects on breast tissue or chest wall pain; favoring the former are cyclic changes in the pain; the latt ... Read More
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Dr. David Dang
13 years experience Radiology
? cyclic breast pain: If your breast pain is cyclic, it may be related to changes in hormones during menstrual cycles. It typically is worse before your period and improves ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
There are many: causes for breast region pain, most commonly hormone related in younger women. This wouldn't necessarily show up on a mammo or ultrasound.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Mammogram: If your breasts are dense you may need extra attention to be properly evaluated. See your doctor.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aruna Adaikkalam
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes,it could be nl.: With mammograms which we usually do in 40 and above, which you had already and has been diagnosed with probably fibrocystic disease of the breast , th ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ward Parsons
47 years experience Radiology
Need more info.: Is the pain focal or generalized? Does it affect both breasts? I recommend a breast ultrasound exam to be certain what is presumed to be an enlarged ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience Family Medicine
Lots to deal with: Hang in there! You have a lot of symptoms, and they may not be related. First I see that you are taking Benadryl (diphenhydramine). That can cause ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Some alternatives: If your breasts are tender, you should ask your doctor to either give you some light pain medicine taken one hour before the procedure. or use an alt ... Read More
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A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Ask your doctor: Generally painful male painful gynecomastia is a benign condition. Usually your doctor would perform a breast physical examination to check for change ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
No: The fibrocystic/fibroglandular conditions are common and can contribute to tenderness.Other causes caffeine,too tight a bra,bruises,too much salt in d ... Read More
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