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A 18-year-old female asked:

upper breast pain for over a week now alternating breasts. moderate pain though 1st day was heavy pain. period was 2 weeks ago. what could this be?

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Dr. Esiquiel Olivarez
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Breast pain: Breast pain related to periods is most often common glandular changes in the breast or fibrocystic inflammation. NSAIDs like Motrin can help. If there is breast milk or any nipple discharge or enlarging mass then see your PCP.

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Last updated Nov 2, 2019

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