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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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Do complex ovarian cysts generally disappear after a few menstrual cycles? Very sore breasts and bloated. Next scan in august.

Do complex ovarian cysts generally  disappear after a few menstrual cycles? Very sore breasts and bloated. Next scan in august.

Usually no...: All ovarian cysts have to be evaluated on a case by case basis. However, complex cysts usually do not resolve with watching and waiting. They usually have to be surgically removed and evaluated by the pathologist to determine their true nature. ...Read more

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I have multiple small ovarian cysts and a mucus filled cyst in my cervix. Symptoms: pelvic pain, bruising, sore breasts, fever. What is going on?

I have multiple small ovarian cysts and a mucus filled cyst in my cervix. Symptoms: pelvic pain, bruising, sore breasts, fever. What is going on?

Common findings: The multiple cysts on your ovaries are common for women of your age. The cervix cyst is also abnormal variant. The pain and sore breasts could also be attributed to "normal" variations in your cycle. The fever and bruising should be worked up by your PCP. From a Gyn standpoint, these seem like common findings, but should be talked about with your doctors. ...Read more

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Is there food that can give you sore breasts if eaten in large quantities? what about food that interacts with COC pill that causes the same?

Is there food that can give you sore breasts if eaten in large quantities? what about food that interacts with COC pill that causes the same?

Food and breast pain: In general food does not affect breast pain or birth control pills. In those patients with fibrocystic breast tissue chocolate and caffeine can sometimes increase pain. ...Read more

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What causes sore breasts?

Sore breasts: Reasons for painful breasts (bilateral) can include: cyclic pain before the period, stress, medication changes. Fluctuating hormone levels & pregnancy. Pain in one breast could be related to a cyst or a fibroadenoma. Breast cancer would not be a frequent reason for breast pain. Exercise with a bra that is lacking in support is also a possible cause. ...Read more

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What is the cause of my sore breasts?

What is the cause of my sore breasts?

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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Sorry for all questions.Is it normal to have sore breasts after dnc? They feel so heavy.

Sorry for all questions.Is it normal to have sore breasts after dnc? They feel so heavy.

Sometimes: I suspect the hormones changes after a d and c are contributing to breasts feeling sore and heavy. Wear a well fitting bra. This should resolve in a week or two. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cysts cause breast pain?

Yes: But unlikely. There is a certain type of ovarian cyst that causes overproduction of estrogen and that could cause breast pain, though those cysts are unlikely. It's more likely that the 2 are unrelated. I don't see your age, so it's difficult to say why you're having breast pain, but most common is due to hormonal reasons, typically cyclical. If you feel a mass, go to doctor right away. ...Read more

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What can cause sore breasts and sharp pains in the stomach?

What can cause sore breasts and sharp pains in the stomach?

Fibrocystic breast: Check a pregnancy test first. The most common cause are the fibrocystic changes that can be very tender, especially before your cycle. Decrease caffeine intake and use Vitamin E and they may get better ...Read more

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What could be the cause of my sore breasts if i'm not on my period?

What could be the cause of my sore breasts if i'm not on my period?

Mastalgia: Reasons for painful breasts (bilateral) can include: cyclic pain before the period, stress, medication changes. Fluctuating hormone levels & pregnancy. Pain in one breast could be related to a cyst or a fibroadenoma. Breast cancer would not be a frequent reason for breast pain. Exercise with a bra that is lacking in support is also a possible cause. ...Read more

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What can cause sore breasts? I have had sore breasts since my last period. Which was a week ago.

Pregnancy/medication: Pregnancy or other hormone changes can cause breast pain. It can be a side effect of birthcontrol medication. ...Read more

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Is it ever that a sinus infection cause sore breasts?

Is it ever that a sinus infection cause sore breasts?

1st a pregnancy test: I have never had a patient with sinusitis complain of breast pain. At 33, i would take a pregnancy test before starting an antibiotic, as pregnancy can cause sore breasts and nasal congestion. ...Read more