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A 33-year-old female asked:

Im 33 year old i have a nexaplanon birth control today i found a small lump in my l breast it hurts when i touch it.is this cancer im nervous?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Breast lump: A painful breast lump in a young lady is likely a non concerning cyst. A doctor should evaluate this in person
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