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A 19-year-old female asked:

My breasts are very small compared to females in my family i.e.my mother & younger sister. why? i am slightly overweight does this make a difference?

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Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Generally no: There are many factors affecting breast size: genetics, estrogen, age, etc. If you're still in p;puberty, give your body a chance to develop fully before beginning to worry.

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