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A 43-year-old male asked:

It feels like pins and needles in my right breast (nipple area). i've haf a mammogram done and also the self exams. what could be causing my pain?

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Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
The pain maybe due : To bruised nerve endings from the mammogram and self breast exam. If the mammo. Is normal and u don't feel any breast lumps, i won't be concerned. If you're having chest pain, consider having an ekg to rule out heart condition. Follow up with your pcp. Bless u:).

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Last updated May 11, 2015

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