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A 27-year-old female asked:

last week my breast started getting sore more so the left and i noticed they were a little heavier this week the pain has lighten up but the are way ?

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Dr. Kris Gast
Radiation Oncology 31 years experience
Sore breasts: Your breast tissue responds to lots of different things...like hormones, caffeine,stress...they are not exactly a static organ. Do an exam twice a month. One should be two weeks after your period and the other during. You have to be familiar with your body to know what's normal for you.

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