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Can TMJ cause breast pain?

Can TMJ cause breast pain?

No: No, sorry. Can't see any reason that jaw pain should cause breast pain. ...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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Can a pinched nerve cause breast pain?

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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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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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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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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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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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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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?

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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What causes breast pain during my periods?

What causes breast pain during my periods?

Hormonal stimulation: Normal breast tissue is hormone sensitive. The proliferative effects can cause tenderness that usually improves after the peak of the cycle. ...Read more

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What causes breast pain and tenderness in girls?

What causes breast pain and tenderness in girls?

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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Besides cancers what might cause breast pain in the man?

Besides cancers what might cause breast pain in the man?

Heart problems: If breast pain cannot be reproduced by pushing on the chest, and especially if it occurs/gets worse after exercise or walking up stairs, the problem may be your heart. Tell your doctor about these symptoms. If you have breast pain with sweating, nausea, arm pain or a feeling of pressure or tightness in your chest, go to the closest er or call an ambulance. ...Read more

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I have breast pain and milky discharge from both sides. My PRL level 14, what is the cause of the pain.?

I have breast pain and milky discharge from both sides. My PRL level 14, what is the cause of the pain.?

Breast exam: Anytime one notices a new mass, lump, bump or skin change in the breast it is very important to have this evaluated by a doctor who can help determine if any work up or testing is needed. Breast pain can be from hormonal changes, weight changes, dietary changes, cysts, changes in exercise patterns, ill fitting bras and others. ...Read more

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What causes pms-like breast pain after a period?

What causes pms-like breast pain after a period?

Common problem: Fibrocystic disease/changes is very common in women. 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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Causes of right breast pain only? Swollen, feels bruised

Cyst or infection: At your age, it's likely just a cyst. Other possibilities are an infection. Take some ibuprofen, and if it persists, see your physician. ...Read more

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What might be cause of breast pain and tenderness?

What might be cause of breast pain and tenderness?

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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What're the possible causes for breast pain / tenderness?

Seek advice: Please seek medical advice for this problem. Causes are many. ...Read more

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I would like informatics guide to causes of breast pain and tenderness?

I would like informatics guide to causes of breast pain and tenderness?

Here's some info: I'm not sure what you mean by "informatics, " but here are some good web sites with reliable information. Seeing a breast surgeon for an opinion is never a bad idea. Good luck!
www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/breast-pain/ds00760
www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003152.Htm
women. Webmd. Com/tc/breast-pain-mastalgia-topic-overview. ...Read more

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Can emotional stress cause breast pain?

Unusual: But anxiety is powerful. If you are getting breast pain it is most likely something other than emotional stress. Get it checked out. If it is emotional stress look into getting treatment for anxiety. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can a change in thyroid medication cause breast pain?

It shouldn't: Particularly if you're on the right dose of brand name T4 replacement and your levels are normal and stable. Severe under active thyroid can elevate a hormone known as prolactin, which can cause breast enlargement, but generally not pain. Check w/your doctor. ...Read more

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I have breast pain for past 1 week. Its not even my time of mensuration. Can it be caused by not using training bra at gym? What can be other reasons?

Use training bra: Well fitting bra or training bra may relieve the pain. Try to find if it is spot painful or it is only discomfort. There are unexplained pain in breast. Without any particular reason. You may have to use good supporting bra. If it does not help, then goto see the doctor for breast examination. ...Read more

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Can ovarian cysts cause breast pain?

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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Intense breast pain and I'm not pregnant, what could be the cause?

Intense breast pain and I'm not pregnant, what could be the cause?

Don't know: Causes of breast pain can include cysts, prior surgery, trauma, medications (oral contraceptives, infertility tx, SSRI's), large breast size, premenstrual syndrome, ovulation, period & pregnancy. Your Dr can help determine the cause. ...Read more

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I'm having intense breast pain; not pregnant, what could be the cause?

I'm having intense breast pain; not pregnant, what could be the cause?

Can't say: Causes of breast pain can include cysts, prior surgery, trauma, medications (oral contraceptives, infertility tx, SSRI's), large breast size, premenstrual syndrome, ovulation, period & pregnancy. Your Dr can help determine the cause. ...Read more

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Can stress cause breast pain and bleeding nipples?

Can stress cause breast pain and bleeding nipples?

Stress: You can't chalk breast pain and bleeding nipples up to stress. You must be seen by a doctor for this! ...Read more

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How can one ease breast pain caused by birth control?

VIT E can help: You need to make sure nothing is wrong with your breasts, assuming there is not, at your age you should be on the lowest dose bc pill I rec and use in almost all of my pts your age loloestrin, it is the lowest dose combo pill, only 10 mcg estrogen, and hardly any of my pts complain of breast pain with that pill and if u do not want fertilty, I would offer u an in office tubal takes 5 minutes. ...Read more

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What are powerful ways to reduce breast pain caused by birth control?

Fibrocystic changes: This is very common. You can try decreasing caffeine. You can also try vitamin e or evening primrose oil tablets. If it is unbearable, speak with you gyn about changing medications. ...Read more

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Does the Plan B pill also cause breast pain and altered vaginal discharge coming out?

Does the Plan B pill also cause breast pain and altered vaginal discharge coming out?

Possible: Plan b is a progesterone. Progesterones can cause breast pain (especially nipple pain or irritation). Progesterones also cause a thickening of cervical mucous which can affect the nature of your vaginal discharge. ...Read more

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What causes a dull ache in ribs just under right breast? Pain sometimes shoots to the center of chest between breasts, or dull ache in xyphoid area.

What causes a dull ache in ribs just under right breast? Pain sometimes shoots to the center of chest between breasts, or dull ache in xyphoid area.

Many things: This could related to a soft tissue injury with referred pain. It could also be related to irritation of one of the intercostal nerves, which can sometimes be related to recurrent chickenpox (so called zoster). It could be lung related inflammation and damage too. To be honest, you'd be best suited to be evaluated in person. If you develop shortness of breath seek a more urgent evaluation. ...Read more

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Pls help. I had 4 root canal l Last 2 months ago. And now I read that root canal can cause cancer iam so scared now bcoz breast pain this past few weeks?

Pls help. I had 4 root canal l Last 2 months ago. And now I read that root canal can cause cancer iam so scared now bcoz breast pain this past few weeks?

Not true: Please do not worry about this. There is no valid scientific evidence that root canals cause cancer. There are some things written about this on the internet but they are based on patient stories and there is no evidence of linkage between root canals and cancer. ...Read more

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What might be cause of breast pain and tenderness? Only right side?

What might be cause of breast pain and tenderness? Only right side?

A problem: Usually breast pain related to monthly cyclical changes is symmetric. If you are having pain in one breast it needs to be evaluated and you should see your pmd or gyn and get your mammogram and breast ultrasound and see a breast surgeon for full assessment. ...Read more

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Do kidney stones cause armpit/breast pain?

Do kidney stones cause armpit/breast pain?

Not likely: Pain is usually in flank, abdomen, or inguinal area. On other hand pain so severe that in some individuals may radiate to atypical body parts. ...Read more

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What causes excessive lower back pain and breast pain?

What causes excessive lower back pain and breast pain?

Can be related to: Hormones or period or if trauma is present. An osteopathic physician can provide you more information on this by doing a full musculoskeletal examination. S/he will look at your head, neck, shoulders, upper back, lower back, pelvis, sacrum, and extremities, plus all of your medical/surgical/social/sexual histories to give you a better, more concise answer, and provide treatment too. ...Read more

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Right breast pain off and on. No lumps. I do take birth control. What are possible causes?

Cysts: It is possible to have cysts that cannot be felt that can cause some discomfort. Sometimes the breast just hurts for no discernable reason. Be sure you mention this to your doctor and that you are up to date on your regular examinations. Evening primrose oil can help with breast pain (mastalgia) ...Read more