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how soon before your period can you experience breast tenderness

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Very common: Breasts swelling +/- tenderness is very common around the time of menstruation and is rarely to worry about. Swelling and bloating is usually lowest ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Regina Hampton
22 years experience Breast Surgery
Varies: It is different for each person. The pain or discomfort can be described as burning, stabbing, sharp, dull, squeezing and shooting. Many people do not ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breast tenderness: The part of a female cycle which is after ovulation contains progesterone, which can make your breasts feel tender, especially if two eggs were produc ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Pinkham
52 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: When breast tenderness does not decrease when the period starts one should check for possible pregnancy. If not pregnant, other factors can play a ro ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
No: If had unprotected sex in suseptible time of period.....can be pregnancy.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It is not: Unusual to have breast pain, the birth control pill can help this problem, check bra tightness, try some aleve (naproxen) or ibuprofin if u can take t ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carri Warshak
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Sounds normal: This is generally a hormonal change with cycles. But get your mammogram if you are due.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Regina Hampton
22 years experience Breast Surgery
Yes: Yes is common and normal for most women. This is due to fibrocystic changes that occur due to natural hormonal changes that occur. You can see other ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Could be pregnant: These are symptoms of pregnancy. You should do a pregnancy test
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Eilerman
19 years experience Endocrinology
Pregnant: This could be a sign of pregnancy.

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