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A 25-year-old female asked:

I have been having severe breast pains, though its usual because i'm expecting my menstrual period, however, for like a week now, it hasn't come. pls what's the implications?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Late period: If you are late for a period then you should check a home pregnancy test. If negative then consider scheduling a visit with your Obgyn to evaluate your breast pain and irregular periods
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