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A 24-year-old female asked:

Mirena (levonorgestrel) placed in 1yr prior. now ive been diagnosed with fibrocystic breast changes in left breast.can mirena (levonorgestrel) cause this?can stress aggravate my pain

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Dr. Bryan Kurtz
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No and yes: NPO, the Mirena (levonorgestrel) does not cause fibrocystic changes. Stress can have many different effects on you body. It doesn't cause it, but could make the symptoms worse. Caffeine can cause it, though, so you may need to look at your intake.

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