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A 32-year-old female asked:

What can cause side boob location discomfort off and on both sides? gyno felt fatty tissue/nothing suspicious. main exercise is walking. dont often wear bras. gyno mentioned possibly hormonal but what does that mean? no redness or lumps noticed?

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Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Breast pain ?'s: If your breasts are above average size, the dependent position of breasts without bra support can accentuate pain just by the motion incorporate in brisk walking. At age 32, fibrocystic changes can also occur progressively, which can be painful at pre-menstrual times especially. Ask your gyn physician about low dose oral bcp use, and wear a bra at least when walking.

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