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Doctor insights on: I'm 15 And My Breasts Hurt

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Why do my breasts hurt?

Why do my breasts hurt?

Hormones?: The most common cause is hormones, related to flucutations around your period, or if you have changed or added hormone pills. If it's getting worse or not getting better, need to have it checked by doctor. ...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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Why could my breasts hurt all the time?

Why could my breasts hurt all the time?

Breast pain: Mastodynia =medical word for breast pain. This could be from a variety of reasons. Some women have cyclical pain related to hormonal changes from their cycle, some have benign non cancerous reasons (fibroadenomas or multiple infections). Of course- what most people are worried about is breast cancer. Cancer is typical a painless mass that is found on exam or via mammogram. See a physician. ...Read more

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Why do my breasts hurt when I touch them?

Why do my breasts hurt when I touch them?

Tenderness?: Breast soreness can occur due to stretching from increased fluid retention. The breasts may be more tender at those times. Breast pain can occur in conjunction w premenstrual syndrome, ovulation, your period, pregnancy, hormone imbalance or use of oral contraceptives. ...Read more

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Why do my breasts hurt in the morning all the time?

Why do my breasts hurt in the morning all the time?

Are your breasts: Particularly large or heavy? Some women (especially those with larger breasts or who are pregnant) sleep in a bra for comfort. It is recommended that a bra worn for sleep have a soft cup without underwire or metal clasps. A shelf or cross-over design is also recommended. ...Read more

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My breasts hurt. In teen years now. Is that normal?

Very common: Breast tenderness is common in women and especially girls going through breast development. There are times during the menstrual cycle when breasts may be particularly sensitive. ...Read more

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Why might it be that my breasts hurt at the end of the day?

Why might it be that my breasts hurt at the end of the day?

Bad bras?: Could be as simple as poorly fitting bras. Try to go to a store that will do a good bra fitting. ...Read more

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Why do my breasts hurt so much when not even being touched?

Why do my breasts hurt so much when not even being touched?

Normal: At 19, your breasts still can be developing. Your estrogen levels may still be fluctuating and breast tenderness can be a result. I would discuss this with your gynecologist to see if there is any hormonal treatment available. ...Read more

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Could use expert help with why the sides of my breasts hurt?

Could use expert help with why the sides of my breasts hurt?

Many Possibilities: Could be due to size of breasts - large breasts may be more painful, especially if not supported with a good bra. Possibly related to mass, cysts, diet, poor nutrition... See your doctor or breast surgeon for evaluation. ...Read more

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Why do my breasts hurt when I push on them? Is this worrying?

Breast tenderness.: Breast pain can be from many reasons. The most common is the tenderness that fluctuates from the menstrual cycle. This is a normal process and not worrying. If you notice pain in one breast and not the other, then this could be a sign of cancer, infection, or other worrisome process. If you are worried, you need to go see a doctor for an exam. Don't forget your yearly mammograms! ...Read more

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Why might it be that my breasts hurt every time I wake up from bed?

Why might it be that my breasts hurt every time I wake up from bed?

Are your breasts: Large/ heavy? Some women (especially those with larger breasts or who are pregnant) sleep in a bra for comfort. It is recommended that a bra worn for sleep have a soft cup without underwire or metal clasps. A shelf or cross-over design is also recommended. ...Read more

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Can you please explain why your breasts hurt so much when they're big?

Fluid: Breast soreness can occur due to stretching from increased fluid retention. Breast pain can occur in conjunction w premenstrual syndrome, ovulation, your period ; pregnancy. ...Read more

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What are the possible reasons to why my breasts hurt on the sides to the touch?

What are the possible reasons to why my breasts hurt on the sides to the touch?

Breast pain: Mastodynia or breast pain can have variety of causes. Most commonly, hormone fluctuations can cause pain. Fibrocystic disease can also be painful and related to hormonal levels. Less common reasons include infections or inflammatory conditions. In older patients (ie. In the fourth decade of life or greater) an advanced cancer can be painful. See your physician for a good history and physical. ...Read more

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Why do breasts hurt even after you have had a hysterectomy?

Why do breasts hurt even after you have had a hysterectomy?

Still have hormones: Hysterectomy just takes the uterus out - not the ovaries which produce the hormones. Usually breast tenderness is caused by hormonal changes which occur around the time of ovulation and just before the period comes. ...Read more

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My breasts hurt a lot when being touched. What canc ause this super sensitivity?

Sore breasts: Sore breasts (mastalgia or mastodynia) are usually very sensitive to hormone changes, manipulation, caffeine, chocolate and a few other ingested items. Limiting caffeine, etc., good breast support to decrease mechanical stimulation (e.g., movement with exercise), even sleeping in a bra can help. Use of "the pill" and Ibuprofen for pain associated with "fibrocystic breasts" can both be helpful. ...Read more

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After I had my hysterectomy on 8/9, my breasts hurt really bad and it's constant. Is this normal?

After I had my hysterectomy on 8/9, my breasts hurt really bad and it's constant. Is this normal?

Maybe: You did say whether your ovaries were removed. If they were not removed you still go through the monthly ovarian cycle. Could be related to that. If there is no improvement get check to make sure there is not a problem with the breast causing the pain. ...Read more

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How is it that my breasts hurt not on period?

Mastalgia: Breast pain has a number of etiologies, almost all are hormonal. Early menopause, alteration in hormones due to weight loss or gain, side effects of other medicines or substances taken (some vitamins/marijuana etc). See your doctor. ...Read more

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Hi I'm not understanding why my breasts hurt on the sides of my armpits and it's both breast.?

Hi I'm not understanding why my breasts hurt on the sides of my armpits and it's both breast.?

Breast pain: Hi, thanks for the question. I can't provide suggestions for the cause of your symptoms without asking further questions and obtaining more information. ...Read more

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How come my breasts hurt when I run?

How come my breasts hurt when I run?

Common: Nobody understands this. Perhaps your next step is to get yourself a more tightly supportive sports bra. And especially, I'm glad you're staying fit. Keep it up. ...Read more

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Breasts hurt and itch signs of period?

Breasts hurt and itch signs of period?

Fluid retention in: The breasts can occur prior to a period or during a period. This can lead to itching or soreness of breasts. Take care. ...Read more

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How bad do breasts hurt while pregnant?

How bad do breasts hurt while pregnant?

Subjective: Pain is subjective, but most people do report tenderness.

It's hard to say exactly how much discomfort one would feel. ...Read more

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How much do your breasts hurt while pregnant?

BREAST PAIN/PREGNANC: I t is normal for breasts to grow in size and are tender to touch
how tender these are depends from person to person. The pain or discomfort is due to increase in size, increase vascularity and fluctuating hormones
it is not that much pain but tenderness which is felt on touch and clothes, so war a supporting bra and do not unneccessary touch or press the breasts and let your patner know that. ...Read more

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How fast after conceiving do your breasts hurt?

How fast after conceiving do your breasts hurt?

Can I be pregnant?: About the same time the period is missed. Ten to fourteen days after conception. ...Read more

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Why do my breasts hurt when I lay on my side? Could it be cancer?

Why do my breasts hurt when I lay on my side? Could it be cancer?

Breast pain: Is not a common complaint for cancer, but it is worth getting an exam, and possibly a mammogram if you have not had one this year. ...Read more

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What can I do if my breasts hurt and I am a virgin, so I can't be pregnant, can i?

No: If there has never been sperm in your vagina (through vaginal intercourse or penetration with fingers that have semen on them) then you can not become pregnant. Some women have painful breasts just prior to their period. ...Read more

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A month ago, I had sex for the first time, and now my breasts hurt very bad. Why is that?

The 2 should not: Be connected unless you got pregnant from the 1st time sex, that could make you have breast tenderness, please do a preg test to find out, if u are not preg and your breasts continue to hurt please see your gyn for a breast exam and you may need a mammogram or breast ultrasound. ...Read more