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What could cause swollen and engorged nipples. They are very sensitive and hurt to the touch.

What could cause swollen and engorged nipples. They are very sensitive and hurt to the touch.

Ans: Many possibilities. Most obvious is pregnancy. Best to do a pregnancy test first. If neg could be nearing your menses. Are you on any medications? Again many possibilities. Best to see your doctor for exam ...Read more

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Pleural fremitus is a palpable vibration of the wall of the thorax caused by friction between the parietal and visceral pleura of the lungs. See pleural friction rub for the auditory ...Read more


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Both sides of neck are sore to touch. No sore throat. I do feel flushed and tired.?

Both sides of neck are sore to touch. No sore throat. I do feel flushed and tired.?

Sore neck: There are a number of possibilities. I would need more history and to be able to do an exam to give a diagnosis. The two most likely etiologies are swollen lymph nodes (from a virus) or thyroiditis. A simple blood test can help sort out the difference. If your symptoms persist, you should make an appoint to see a health care provider. ...Read more

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Why are my breasts sore and tender?

Why are my breasts sore and tender?

Breast tenderness: Breasts can normally be tender prior to the period especially if mammary dysplasia(fibrocystic breasts) are present. In the latter case, decrease your chocolate an caffeine use the week prior to your period. ...Read more

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Awoke with both my feet being painful, excruciatingly so. They are swollen area on top of both my feet painful if touched but do not feel warm?

Awoke with both my feet being painful, excruciatingly so.  They are swollen area on top of both my feet painful if touched but do not feel warm?

Shoes could be tight: On occasion you tie your shoes too tight of the shoe presses up against the nerves on top of the feet. This can cause a sudden onset of pain and swelling. Check that out if still persists see a podiatrist use ice for the swelling. ...Read more

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My temple's are painful and tender when i touch them. What could be causing this?

My temple's are painful and tender when i touch them. What could be causing this?

Muscle strain: Probably muscle strain related to your muscles of chewing and facial expression. If you were much older and this was associated with a tender pulsing artery one would consider temporal arteritis. ...Read more

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Both of my lower legs and feet are swollen, red, and warm to the touch. My feet especially really hurt. What could be causing this?

Both of my lower legs and feet are swollen, red, and warm to the touch. My feet especially really hurt. What could be causing this?

Merits urgent exam: First, one must determine the cause of the leg edema. It might be heart failure, vein problems, hypertension, heart valve problem, infection or other problem. Once the diagnosis is known, it can be treated appropriately. The goal is to eliminate the inflammation and edema and prevent its recurrence. ...Read more

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There are several lumps on my right shin that are slightly tender to the touch and one that is red and warm to touch. Bruises or should I worry?

There are several lumps on my right shin that are slightly tender to the touch and one that is red and warm to touch. Bruises or should I worry?

Need to examine: If the lumps came up without your having knowledge of having injured your shin, these need evaluation. You need to be checked for many things, e.g., diabetes, necrobiosis, fat necrosis etc. If you are overweight start working on reducing your weight. ...Read more

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Leg is swollen and red feels hot to the touch and there are little blisters over part of my calf?

Leg is swollen and red feels hot to the touch and there are little blisters over part of my calf?

Please see Dr. ASAP: This could be cellulitis, a bacterial infection of soft tissues, a beginning of shingles or a blood clot (deep venous thrombosis). This needs to be looked at as soon as possible. If your doctor is not available, please go to the emergency room right away. ...Read more

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Inner thighs sensitive to touch and painful swollen lymphnodes all thru my body?

Inner thighs sensitive to touch and painful swollen lymphnodes all thru my body?

Seek Evaluation: There are several categories of diagnoses related to generalized lymphadenopathy. Common things being common, a viral infection is possible. Lymphoma, leukemia, drug-associated, and bacterial infections are also possible. The workup isn't necessarily a super quick thing. I would see your primary doctor. If you had a new sexual partner, i'd get tested for hiv, mono, etc. ...Read more

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My hands are swollen and itchy.Why is this? They feel really tight and swollen.And they are red

My hands are swollen and itchy.Why is this? They feel really tight and swollen.And they are red

Allergy: You may have touched something you are allergic to. If you have started a new medication it may be related. If it does not go away onits own see your doctor. Avoid salt to minimize the swelling, avoid scratching to decrease the redness, and take a benedry to decrease the itching and calm your nerves. ...Read more

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I have lots of red sores on the bottom of my foot they are painful they feel warm and slightly itchy when itouch them they are sore hurts to walk?

I have lots of red sores on the bottom of my foot they are painful they feel warm and slightly itchy when itouch them they are sore hurts to walk?

To start with...: It may be athlete's foot. The best otc medication (in my opinion) is lotrimin (clotrimazole) ultra. Socks should be a synthetic material like those manufactured by thorlo [http://www.Thorlo.Com/]. Dilute vinegar soaks are good as well. Dry the inside of your shoes by placing them up-side down over an air return vent at home overnight. If this doesn't make things better in a couple days, see a podiatrist. ...Read more

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What causes legs to be tender when they are touched?

What causes legs to be tender when they are touched?

Is that skin or musc: Is your skin or the muscle is tender ? Then it may be peripheral nerve disorder or muscle disease, need more info. ...Read more

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I have very sore skin tender to touch with no aparent bruising on my both legs. The pain is similar when you touch a bruised skin. What is this?

See a DR: You are not describing cellulitis or fasciitis. You need to provide much more information to get any sensible answer from the internet, but you need a DR anyway. ...Read more

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I keep getting red swollen bumps that are tender to the touch and very hard occasionally get heads on them all over my legs... Any idea what they are?

I keep getting red swollen bumps that are tender to the touch and very hard occasionally get heads on them all over my legs... Any idea what they are?

Probably furuncles: These are probably furuncles boils but please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You may need a biopsy or other tests. ...Read more

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For what reasons do women sometimes get sore or very tender to touch breasts?

For what reasons do women sometimes get sore or very tender to touch breasts?

Usually hormones: But also caffeine could cause this as well. But since other more serious conditions could occur, make sure you see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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VERY sore hard lumps in muscles of lower leg which become hot and very painful?

VERY sore hard lumps in muscles of lower leg which become hot and very painful?

Exam: Gt examined for musculoskeletal illness and soft tissue illnes. Have your physician check for musscle inflammation and erythema nodosum. ...Read more

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