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My menstural period was 2 weeks late. I finally get it and it last 3 days. I had breast pain, back, headache , fever and chills. Can I be pregnant?

My menstural period was 2 weeks late. I finally get it and it last 3 days. I had breast pain, back, headache , fever  and chills. Can I be pregnant?

Check a test : In today's world no one should have to worry whether or not they are pregnant. Over-the-counter pregnancy tests are very inexpensive and are reliable. If you're concerned you might be pregnant please check a test. If you don't want to be pregnant please see your doctor to begin an effective type of birth control. ...Read more

Breast Pain (Definition)

Breast pain is common. It is typically experienced during the menstrual period. Pain can range from mild tenderness, burning, dull ache, sharp or stabbing. It can be experienced in 1 or both breasts. Fibrocystic changes is the most common cause of breast pain. Hormonal medications (birth control, hormones) can cause pain as well. Infection ...Read more


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Tender breasts lower back pain headaches chills sleeping a lot and no period and its day 40 what does that mean no period its day 40

Tender breasts lower back pain headaches chills sleeping a lot and no period and its day 40 what does that mean no period its day 40

Any thing: Depending on your age- can be menopause, nutritional deficiency ( if you are dieting too much), kidney infection/ stone/ associated with hormonal issues, back problem, detailed exam and lab will reveal. See pmd. ...Read more

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I get chills when i try to relieve my hotness/sweating, have a stomach ache, have almost vomited 2x today and have breast pain.What could this mean?

I get chills when i try to relieve my hotness/sweating, have a stomach ache, have almost vomited 2x today and have breast pain.What could this mean?

Cannot diagnose: These symptoms could be due to several conditions, but without a more complete history and the ability to examine you there is no way in which to make a specific diagnosis. Go and see your pcp. ...Read more

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Negative hpts cramping and pinching nauseous no appetite i fell light headed period in few days chills and very few cravings no tender breasts?

Negative hpts cramping and pinching nauseous no appetite i fell light headed period in few days chills and very few cravings no tender breasts?

Viral illness?: What you describe sounds like a viral illness and hopefully you will be over it in a couple of days. If the symptoms persist for a 4-5 days or longer, please see your doctor. ...Read more

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My Chest Is Bruised Between My Breast, Hurts To Breathe And I'm Going From Chills To Sweats. Should I Go To The ER?

My Chest Is Bruised Between My Breast, Hurts To Breathe And I'm Going From Chills To Sweats. Should I Go To The ER?

Yes: Difficulty breathing is a good reason to be seen in the ER, even if you think you know the cause. You may be surprised what is going on in your chest. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can a pinched nerve cause breast pain?

Yes: If the fourth thoracic nerve root is involved, then the breast pain can be a symptom. ...Read more

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Is breast pain normal during menopause?

Is breast pain normal during menopause?

Yes: In the months/yrs leading up to menopause (the end of menstrual periods) our hormones fluctuate to higher highs and lower lows than they did when we were younger. These surges of estrogen can cause breast fullness and tenderness. Seek medical care if pain persists past a few days each month, or if pain is one sided. Get mammograms as recommended (yearly after age 40). ...Read more

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Could breast pain be caused by bad shoulder?

Could breast pain be caused by bad shoulder?

Maybe: In so far as a bad shoulder could lead to altered use of the pectoralis muscles under the breast, then this might be perceived as breast pain. Go into your doctor for a breast exam. ...Read more

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Getting breast pain and i'm only 19 yrs old!?

Several causes: You can see the doctor for a breast exam and see what the cause is. There are several possibilities. In the mean time you can take a pain medication such as Ibuprofen or tylenol (acetaminophen) for the pain. ...Read more

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Can Mastalgia cause breast pain in one breast and area?

Can Mastalgia cause breast pain in one breast and area?

Fibrocystic changes: You could have fibrocystic changes. This is the most common cause of breast pain. It can be aggravated by caffeine, stress, menstrual cycle and hormonal supplements. In addition, you may want to get fitted by a bra specialist to make sure you have the right size, which will make you more comfortable. Vitamin e works for breast pain in some. ...Read more

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Can discharge with bad odor and breast pain be related?

Can discharge with bad odor and breast pain be related?

Uncertain: Whether you have a vaginal or a breast discharge that is malodorous - either need medical evaluation. ...Read more

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What's the difference between breast pain and chest pain?

Chest pain: Breast pain is specific to your breast. Chest pain usually relates to pain caused by chest wall muscles, your heart, your lungs, or related to pain related to swallowing or heartburn. ...Read more

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Breast pain in just one specific spot, should I be worried?

Get checked: Breast pain is nonspecific. It can be normal breast changes as you age or due to menstrual cycle hormonal fluctuations. If it is at one spot it could be a fibroadenoma or a cyst. Rarely it could be infection if you're breast feeding. It would be worthwhile to check with your doctor for a mammogram and/or ultrasound. ...Read more

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I have breast pain that burns what is this associated with?

Need more info: Your symptoms are not specific to any diagnosis but it is a concerning symptom that must be investigated. You could be having anything from cancer to an infection. It is imperative that you see your OB/GYN NOW. ...Read more

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With women over 50 with menopause, what can cause breast pain?

With women over 50 with menopause, what can cause breast pain?

Common problem: Fibrocystic disease/changes is very common after menopause. Breasts feel lumpy and painful which is caused by cyst formation (fluid filled areas) due to hormonal changes. Some women may have these changes without being on their menstrual cycle. Caffeine may cause the cysts to be overactive resulting in pain. This is not related to cancer. ...Read more

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Is breast pain common in late 40's ? no lumps and abnormilities.

No: No it isn't, unless they are very large and unsupported. ...Read more

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Any over-the-counter help for someone with breast pain off and on?

Yes but...: First have an evaluation regarding the breast pain by a physician. This likely will include breast imaging to be done such as a mammogram and/or ultrasound. If there is no underlyling lesions of concern, there are a few things to try. This can include a well fitting/supportive bra, daily vitamin E supplementation, and evening primose oil. There is no guaranteed method. ...Read more

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What is a common cause of breast pain in women going through menopause?

What is a common cause of breast pain in women going through menopause?

Fibrocystic changes: Fibrocystic changes can occur at all phases of the life cycle.
If you look at my page, you'll find many answers regarding fibrocystic changes and treatments. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have breast pain 2 months after donating breast tissue.

Is it normal to have breast pain 2 months after donating breast tissue.

Breast donation????: I'm sorry but I do not know of any procedure or organization that requires harvesting of breast tissue. Breasts are not considered donor site. Please be more descriptive of what you had done to allow appropriate commentary from reviewers. ...Read more

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Upper back and breast pain in post menapausal woman. What could be the cause?

Upper back and breast pain in post menapausal woman. What could be the cause?

Back and breast pain: There are many possibilities. Time for you to make an appointment with your doctor for a check up examination to find out what is the problem. ...Read more

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Breast pain 6 months after having baby but only breastfed for 2 days. Normal?

No: Any breast issues from the pregnancy should have resolved some time ago. On the positive side, breast pain is generally not considered an ominous symptom. ...Read more

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What to do if my hubby for three days has been complaining about chest/breast pain. left side. last night the pain started ?

Chest pains: There are many possible causes for a chest pains like lung problems, muscle pain and gastrointestinal problems. Regardless, chest pain with shoulders pains, is always a red flag and visit to a PCP and cardiologist is warranted. ...Read more

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If I have cyclic or noncyclical breast pain, more so in the right breast, could it cause the burning I feel in my side by breast?

Caffeine?: Cyclic breast pain may be due to normal changes in your hormones while non cyclic breast pain may be cause by both hormones and other factors such as caffeine, cysts etc. First do a thorough self breast exam to make sure you have no lesions in your breasts, if you do go see your OBGYN. Reduce caffeine intake, wear a good supportive bra and use motirn as last resort. See your OBGYN if it persisits. ...Read more

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What could cause breast pain to come and go every day. It's usually in the same place. Feels like a slight sharp pain. Lasts for a couple mins. Why?

What could cause breast pain to come and go every day. It's usually in the same place. Feels like a slight sharp pain. Lasts for a couple mins. Why?

Fibrocystic changes: You could have fibrocystic changes. This is the most common cause of breast pain. It can be aggravated by caffeine, stress, menstrual cycle and hormonal supplements. If you are over 40, then you should have a mammogram and ultrasound. Please get evaluated by a breast specialist. ...Read more

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Is breast pain called mastalgia?

Is breast pain called mastalgia?

Breast pain: Yes. Also, mammalgia or mastodynia.

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I have chest and breast pain, someone help, what to do?

Medical evaluation: Should help to determine the cause. A treatment plan can't be developed without knowing more about the source of the pain. ...Read more

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Chills (Definition)

Chills = sensation ...Read more