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Does lots of sex cause nipple tenderness? Ovulation in 2 days.

Does lots of sex cause nipple tenderness?  Ovulation in 2 days.

If you are touching : If your nipples are being touched during intercourse the increased stimulation may cause pain.pain is also more characteristic of the second half of the cycle. ...Read more

Nipple (Definition)

A nipple also known mammary papilla or teat is a small projection of skin containing the outlets for 15–20 lactiferous ducts. Its at the apex or top or breast ...Read more


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What could cause nipples swollen and tender , breast feeling heavy and full and viens in breast , ?

HCG vs Prolactin: A few possibilities: 1) pregnancy 2) elevated prolactin which is the hormone that induces lactation 3) premenstrual for 1, get a pregnancy test for home use in your pharmacy, 2 your physician can test for this hormone, particularly if you have a discharge or milk coming out of your nipples, and 3 if you are in the last week before your menses. ...Read more

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What causes swollen brest and tender nipples?

Many possibilities: There are many potential causes. One may be medication - certain medication may cause this. Another could be due to pregnancy or hormonal shifting. Simple irritation and rubbing from clothing or trauma. However it may be something more serious such as a growth in the brain. Please see your family physician to further evaluate. ...Read more

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I've been having dry itchy sore/tender nipples for about two weeks now which sometimes bleed; what could this be/the cause for this be?

I've been having dry itchy sore/tender nipples for about two weeks now which sometimes bleed; what could this be/the cause for this be?

Dry , itchy nipples: You may have a fungal infection of your breasts which causes itching pain and bleeding. Eczema may cause similar symptoms and on rare occasion a cancerous condition may occur. Therefore, it is important to see your doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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About four days ago my nipples started to become really tender and sore, could NOT wearing a bra be the cause of this?

Yes: If your nipples are rubbing against an article of clothing that has an irritant contained therein, then yes. Sometimes the irritant is a poorly rinsed shirt or blouse after laundering that still contains soap embedded within. ...Read more

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Both breasts very itchy underneath, sides. And near nipples. No rash. Both a little tender. What could cause this?

Both breasts very itchy underneath, sides. And near nipples. No rash. Both a little tender. What could cause this?

Hormonal /dermatitis: I would first suspect some type of allergic dermatitis, perhaps to a new laundry detergent, or some new clothing, towels, creams, perfume, etc. Also look at hormonal changes, and possibly a side effect from medication. Tenderness often accompanies menstrual cycle and pregnancy, which alter the hormonal conditions. If none of these seem appropriate and it lasts more than a few days, see your MD. ...Read more

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I touch the tip of both breast nipples and i felt a tender pain can you explain what's cause this?..I never experience this before.

Probably your period: Breast discomfort is very common and it is often related to hormonal changes associated with your period. Women should be getting breast exams every year. If you haven't had one, please see your gynecologist. In the meantime, wear a well-fitting bra, avoid caffeine and try a low-fat diet. ...Read more

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Thought i receive my menstral cuz its due and i was cramping with tender nipples but it turned out to be spotting, what is the cause of this?

Thought i receive my menstral cuz its due and i was cramping with tender nipples but it turned out to be spotting, what is the cause of this?

Assuming you are not: Pregnant could be due to a hormone problem and u amy have built up less endometrial tissue than normal so please see a gyn as u need an exam, blood work and a pelvic ultrasound, that is what I do with my pts in coral springs and boca raton. ...Read more