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Possibilities...: ...Include a cyst, a tumor (benign or malignant), or fibrocystic changes. Any new breast lump must be evaluated by a physician to be certain that it's not a cancer. This certainty can be reached by physical examination, mammography, ultrasound, and/or biopsy, depending on many factors. If your doctor is certain that the lump is not cancerous, it does not need to be removed. ...Read more
Even if it doesn't: Hurt - please schedule an appointment with your physician to evaluate this lump. Take care. ...Read more
Get an exam. : You need to be examined by a physician. ...Read more
I have a lump on my breast getting bigger my doctor said its fat tissue not happy with his answer could it be cancer i'm scared it hurts when i push o?
Breast lump: Breast cancer doesn't usually hurt per se, at least not initially when localized. Breast cysts can change in size & can be painful if large enough. Depending upon australian guidelines, you could consider asking for a mammogram +/- ultrasound depending upon findings followed by aspiration. Check out http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/breast-cysts/ds01071 for more info. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I was wondering if I should be worried about a lump on my breast? I have a lump on my breast. It feels swollen and is very sore also. It also looks slightly bruised.
It depends!: Not breastfeeding or recently pregnant? Over the age of 40? Had the lump for more that 1-2 months? See your doctor! if you are recently pregnant or breastfeeding, under the age of 30, and only noticed it recently, start taking an NSAID (otc Ibuprofen or naproxen), eliminate caffeine, and give it a few weeks to see if it resolves. If not, again, see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor as your symptoms warrant an in-person evaluation. Wish you good health! ...Read more
Breast self -exam: See: http://www.breastselfexams.org/self-exams/women-s-self-examsGet a more detailed answer ›
Can't diagnose with: This info. Medical evaluation is recommended. This should provide needed info. ...Read more
Please schedule an: Appointment to see your physician. This warrants medical evaluation. ...Read more
See a doctor...: It is great that you are doing self exams. Now that you have a concern see your doctor as soon as possible. Early detection of abnormalities is very important. ...Read more
Benign cyst: This is most likely a benign cyst. But please see you physician for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Please help! I have a lump in my breast which showed up immediately after car wreck and has gotten smaller/?
Ultrasound: Your scenario likely relates to a cyst formed from trauma as a result of the car accident, however to be safe, it is advisable for you to follow with your physician. An ultrasound can be a good test to determine the underlying cause. ...Read more
I have a lump in my breast that is also painful? But that's not very big at all. What age do womans breast stop growing?
I have a lump between my breasts on my sternum. The lump has always come and gone but now it's extremely painful. What should I do?
See provider: Please see your health care provider to assess if you need drainage and/or antibiotics for a possible epidermal inclusion cyst. ...Read more
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