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31 Size Breast
Yes, but....: size does matter but there is more than just the size of the mass as stated by the responses. It is important to speak with your surgeon and a plastic surgeon and medical oncologist. In some cases, chemotherapy before surgery may give more surgical options. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Fibroadenoma or breast cancer - symptoms weight loss, itchy breast, abscess, breast pain fatigue ?
Breast cancer: Most breast cancers present as a painless lump within the breast. Your description of itchy painful breast would be an unusual presentation. Some advanced cases can present with skin involvement that can look like orange peel with redness. See you doctor for an exam, probably time for a mammogram as well. Best of luck. ...Read more
Usually yes: Exposure to maternal hormones during pregnancy can lead to breast gland enlargement resulting in a moveable ball like structure in newborns (both males and females). In female newborns they can experience white vaginal discharge and even some spotting. Your pediatrician should be able to examine during newborn checkup. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Nope.: A mammogram is an x-ray study of the breast tissue, performed by squeezing the breast tissue between two plexiglass plates to thin and flatten the breast tissue so that a better x-ray can be taken. The "squeezing" is often pretty firm, and bruising or minor swelling may result, but these are temporary and hopefully infrequent. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Firm painless 2-3 cm lump inner thigh under muscle 6 months. MRI x 3 not lipoma or desmoid. Avid enhancement - no diagnosis. Size fluctuates - benign?
39 yo extremely dense fibrocystic breasts w/well-circumscribed macrolobulated hypoechoic mass 11:00 left breast 3cm above nipple BIRAD 4? Cancer?
No easy answer: It is imperative that you talk with the physician who took care of you. There are many possibilities and I would have to know more about these findings to give you my best opinion. ...Read more
Get it examines: There is no way to tell in this virtual forum if the lump is cancerous or not. Please have the lump examined by a MD to make that determination. ...Read more
I am experiencing breast pain (quality: tenderness) , breast swelling, breast redness, tender swollen lump in breast, breast lump (quality: tender, swollen lump, mobile or moveable lump) , breast tenderness to touch and fever.
Infection?: What you described suggests and infection and you should see a doctor for proper evaluation and treatment. If is not feasible to provide a more meaningful opinion without examining you. Wish you good health! ...Read more
Breast enlargement: Of course garments/bras can be used. There are several other techniques to enlarge the breast with breast implants being the most popular. Either saline or silicone implants can be used. Other methods include external expanders (brava device), or fat tranfer via grafts or flaps. A variety of hormones can be used but are generally used only for male to female transgender treatment. ...Read more
Breast Reduction: Women who develop very large breasts (d cup plus sizes) that interfere with physical activity and make it hard to buy clothes that fit can benefit from breast reduction surgery. This is a difficult decision for a young woman to make. Consult with a board certified plastic surgeon to discuss your options. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you figure out : How to do that, please let me know. All kidding aside, there is not a natural way to increase breast size specifically. If you are young - puberty will accomplish that. If you gain weight or become pregnant - breast size in likely to increase. Sorry, we get asked this question a whole lot. ...Read more
Breast size: The breasts enlarge naturally with weight gain, puberty, pregnancy and breast-feeding. Some oral contraceptives can be associated with increase in breast size in some women (sometimes). Building up pectoral muscles can lead to the breasts sitting on the chest wall in a manner that is attractive but will not increase cup size. ...Read more