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My Right Breast Aches
Pain right hand side of my chest, roughly below or behind breast.Most time feels like a dull ache but when breathe deep/cough/laugh etc its sharp?
Pleuritic chest pain: Is what you are describing. A common cause is a viral or bacterial lung infection but here are other conditions that can be more serious. A lung infection is reason enough to seek medical attention. ...Read more
Breast ache is also known as Breast pain. Your breasts may provide the first signs to you that you are pregnant. Women's breasts often get extremely tender and begin increasing in size very early in pregnancy. These changes are preparing you for breastfeeding. The size may increase throughout the first 3 months of pregnancy. It is important to wear a bra that fits and supports your breasts throughout your pregnancy. Your nipples and areolas (the darker skin around the nipples) will darken early in pregnancy. By weeks 12-14, you may start leaking colostrum from your breasts. Colostrum is a fluid made up of water, proteins, minerals, and antibodies that you will feed your baby for the first few days ...Read more
Around my left breast aches frequentley. Sometimes on my right one too. Around the back and underneath and middle under the skin. What could it be?
Too many options: This could be normal if the pain is cyclic and pre-menstrual. Or it could be cysts, fibrocystic changes, muscle or rib pain, a poorly fitted bra, just to name a few. You could check for lumps, or nipple discharge and try to figure out if the pain is related to your cycle or some activity. Pain that persists usually warrants a doctor's visit. ...Read more
Ache under right breast , aches when I cough or inhale, even felt pain or air bubble move towards side. Idea? Hist: anxiety, going thru PMS
A number of things : May be in breast, but more likely in ribs, or lungs, with limited info. If isolated event(not every month), and not short of breath, no fever, would consider NSAID like ibuprofen and watch till after cycle. You may have pulled muscle, bruised rib, and small chance, air around lung, (spontaneous pneumothorax). How bad you feel or other symptoms may make further eval necc.) ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on timing: Many women experience breast fullness/tenderness associated with menstrual cycles (your period). If you have periodic tenderness that is then better for weeks at a time, this might be the cause. I assume you are neither pregnant nor breastfeeding. Those could also cause this. If you have persistent tenderness in one area and have not been injured, it may be a good idea to have it checked at md. ...Read more
Depends on cause.: Infectious mastitis (and the pain associated with it) resolves as the infection is treated with antibiotics. However, some mastitis is hormone-related and occurs each and every month with menstrual cycles, or can occur when oral contraceptives (hormones) are changed. Recurrent mastitis can aslo be seen in breast feeding mothers, which is a combination of the two issues above. Every woman is unique. ...Read more
I have been having breast aches for about 3 days, and I also have been stressed for a week. Can stress cause breast pain? Is this normal to have?
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