A 24-year-old female asked:
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Can ovarian cysts cause breast tenderness?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes, estrogen+status: An ovarian cyst can create a large amount of circulating estrogen which can cause breast swelling and tenderness.
Answered on Mar 13, 2019

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