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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Feel soft: Breast tissue on exam in a lying down position with the breast being examined, having the hand behind the head and the opposite hand being used, shou ... Read More
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Dr. Marcus Degraw
21 years experience Pediatrics
Because u r a woman: Most women have some amount of breast size discrepancy. This is normal and not automatically a problem. Some women have such a big discrepancy that ... Read More
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
More glands and fat: One breast formed more glands (allowing for more milk engorgement) and fatty tissue, so ended up bigger than the other. If a woman's breasts were alw ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Samir Shakfeh
61 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
How did you measure?: It is unlikely that your breasts are shrinking at your age. What makes you think that breasts have decreased in size? Without objective measurement to ... Read More
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Breast: If you find your breast shrinking, you've likely either lost weight or your estrogen levels are falling, perhaps from going off the pill or impending ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Changes breast size: Breast scan change size due to fluid retention. This can occur in conjunction w premenstrual syndrome, your period, pregnancy, hormone imbalance o ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possibilities: Breast size ^ can occur due increased fluid retention in conjunction w premenstrual syndrome, ovulation, your period ; pregnancy.
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Nature: Many women have fibrocystic changes in their breast tissue. Fluid retention during the cycle can result in the fibrocystic tissue becoming more promi ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurney Pearsall
28 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
3 Ways are proven: 1) pregnancy causes breast enlargement 2) weight gain may cause the breasts to enlarge 3) the most effective way to enlarge the breast is via a ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brittany Chan
9 years experience Pediatrics
Could be many things: Hormonal changes during your menstrual cycle and fibrocystic breast changes (lumpy, tender breasts) are common causes of breast pain. Pregnancy is ano ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chris Hawley
23 years experience Family Medicine
Breast pain: We need more information. Pregnancy is a possibility, but there are many other causes of breast pain in your age group. Seeing a physician would be ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Breast pain: Breast soreness can occur due to stretching from increased fluid retention. Breast pain can occur in conjunction w premenstrual syndrome, ovulation, ... Read More
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