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Can putting the nicotine patch on your breast increase your chances for breast cancer?

Can putting the nicotine patch on your breast increase your chances for breast cancer?

Probably not studied: I have never heard of a study which has evaluated this and I cannot infer any answers. ...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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I have sensitive tingly/itchy nipples but no sore breast ;what's the cause?

I have sensitive tingly/itchy nipples but no sore breast ;what's the cause?

Irritant reaction: Itchy nipples can be caused by dryness and frictrion rubbing with exercise. The t-shirt with work-outs causes an irritant reaction due to the sweat.
Apply pure vaseline to the areolae prior to the work-outs. ...Read more

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What can I do to investigate the cause of a sore breast bone, on the left side only?

What can I do to investigate the cause of a sore breast bone, on the left side only?

See your doctor: He/she will listen to you, perform an exam, possibly run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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What is the cause of my vaginal cramps and sore breast?

What is the cause of my vaginal cramps and sore breast?

It may be: Among other things, due to hormonal fluctuations that would probably both improve with a birth control pill. That is, unless they are not related but coincidental. It could be breast pain and a bladder infection or another type of issue but let's assume hormonal. Try some short term aleve (naproxen) or ibuprofin until u get in. ...Read more

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Does a yeast and BV cause sore breast?

Does a yeast and BV cause sore breast?

No: No, bacterial vaginosis and vaginal yeast infection do not cause sore breasts. ...Read more

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29m chest tightness I use nicoderm (nicotine patch) patch step 2 plus I take trazadone 50mg for sleeping tightness started yesterday what should I do?

29m chest tightness I use nicoderm (nicotine patch) patch step 2 plus I take trazadone 50mg for sleeping tightness started yesterday what should I do?

Call your doctor: Call the doctor who prescribed you these medicines and tell him/her what's happening with you. You may need to be seen for an in-person exam. ...Read more

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Can birth control pills cause sore breast?

Can birth control pills cause sore breast?

Hormones: Breast tenderness is common during hormonal fluctuations during regular menstrual cycles, pregnancy, or use of hormone containing medications. Excessive caffeine intake can also make breast tissue more tender. ...Read more

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Period started 9/25 ended 9/27 now I've been having sore breast. My period isn't due until 10/24. What can cause this? Sexually active no protection

Period started 9/25 ended 9/27 now I've been having sore breast. My period isn't due until 10/24. What can cause this? Sexually active no protection

Do a quick HPT: Home pregnancy tests are easy to do, fast, and highly accurate. A healthy woman in her reproductive year can become pregnant any time during her cycle, higher chance during/around ovulation and less so during active menstrual flow. So, check a hpt to find out. 2-3 days of short/light period common in early pregnancy. It is good chance that you are pregnant. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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Was told I have hormonal changes that cause breast pain and lumps can this extend to lumpy painful upper stomach and sore ribs?

Was told I have hormonal changes that cause breast pain and lumps can this extend to lumpy painful upper stomach and sore ribs?

It sounds: Like you may have a hypersensitivty, or heightened perception of pain and visceral symptoms. Consider a contraceptive pill but a med for mood and anxiety may help the loose stools, daytime fatigue and the sensation of pain, good luck. ...Read more

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What is the cause of a sore breast?

What is the cause of a sore breast?

Sore breast (s): Causes of breast pain can include cysts, prior surgery, trauma, medications (oral contraceptives, infertility tx, ssri's), large breast size, premenstrual syndrome, ovulation, period ; pregnancy. See dr. For eval. ...Read more

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Visited doctors about a sore breast, was told there was a hard mass of tissue but said it wasn't worrying her, what would cause worry?

Visited doctors about a sore breast, was told there was a hard mass of tissue but said it wasn't worrying her, what would cause worry?

Wrong diagnosis!: Let's just say for sake of argument that she is wrong. Who has the problem? Unless your doctor can prove that the mass is not a problem to your satisfaction, it is your life that is being "bet" on the correctness of her "no worry" reassurance. I'd ask for a second opinion with another doctor; maybe a biopsy to make sure the mass is benign! 20yo can and do get cancer (rarely, but possible)! ...Read more

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My period is due in 8 day had spotting for a few hour that went away never had spotting before other symptoms sore breast and cramp? Cause of this?

My period is due in 8 day had spotting for a few hour that went away never had spotting before other symptoms sore breast and cramp? Cause of this?

Breakthrough bleed: What you're describing sounds most likely to be breakthrough bleeding. That is bleeding that occurs earlier then it should for your cycle. Very common. If any concern for pregnancy, recommend home pregnancy test on first morning urine. If negative, repeat in 7 to 10 days. If this bleeding issue continues for the next one or two cycles, see your GYN provider. Hope this was helpful. Best of luck ...Read more

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What can I do with my sore breast on a date?

What can I do with my sore breast on a date?

Don't touch it: If your breast is sore, for whatever reason, don't aggravate it. If, for example, you are simply sore from menstruation, then it shouldn't be too hard to tell your partner not to cause you pain. You are, after all, the one in charge of your body. Protect it.
Be well, dr. Fred. ...Read more

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Plan b sore breast how long?

Plan B can cause: Sore breasts which is usually brief (possibly a week or so). ...Read more

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I have been having sore breast since after ovulation. Is this normal?

I have been having sore breast since after ovulation. Is this normal?

Yes: Once you ovulate one or both ovaries contain a cyst that makes Progesterone hormone, called the corpus luteum. Progesterone can cause breast tenderness or abdominal bloating after ovulation. ...Read more

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Sore breast right after period normal?

Sore breast right after period normal?

Yes: Your breast can become sore at any time in your cycle. Most of the times this happens with ovulation and during period, but not uncommon that it can happen after a period. ...Read more

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4 days late but cramping and sore breast?

4 days late but cramping and sore breast?

About to start: Most likely you are about to have your period. This can happen from time to time. There is still a chance you could be pregnant if your previous period was not normal. And yes, you can have a period and be pregnant at the same time. If you have been sexually active with no protection, pregnancy has to be included in the differential diagnosis. To ease your mind, you can do a urine pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Cycle day 26, taking clomid, (clomiphene)sore breast?

Cycle day 26, taking clomid, (clomiphene)sore breast?

Suggests ovulation: If your breast are tender, then there's a good chance you ovulated. A progesterone level would confirm. If your period starts on time, it's another good sign you ovulated. If it doesn't start, check a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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What do you think this breast pain is? Sore when lying on belly like to sunbathe.

What do you think this breast pain is? Sore when lying on belly like to sunbathe.

Mpst ;ikely benign: Breast tendermess is usually a benign sign but needs to be evaluated. Simple solutions like decafeinating or vitamin E daily can be helpful. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have sore breast and cramps but you are not menstruating?

What does it mean when you have sore breast and cramps but you are not menstruating?

Pregnancy or pms?: Most women have breast soreness and cramping when their progesterone levels are high. This occurs in the 10 days before a period comes and in pregnancy. Take a urine pregnancy test to confirm that you are not pregnant. ...Read more

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I one day due ro my af. Sore breast and lotion mucus from vagina. Any clue?

I one day due ro my af. Sore breast and lotion mucus from vagina. Any clue?

Sore Breasts: Can you clarify your history for me? I'm not sure what you mean by "i one day due or my af, " and what do you mean by "lotion mucus? " sorry, maybe im missing something! ...Read more

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I missed my period last month. Now it just came on today but I still have sore breast what does this mean?

I missed my period last month. Now it just came on today but I still have sore breast what does this mean?

Common during period: Hi, Thank you for your question.

Sore breasts are common during a period. If your period is irregular in any way (e.g. Just spotting) then I would consider doing a pregnancy test (if you are sexually active)

Hope that helps. Contact me if you have any other questions :-)
Dr. M ...Read more

Dr. Sandra Eleczko
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