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Nipple Hurt Touch
I am 6days past ovulation my nipples hurt to touch or even for a shirt to rub against them and today I have mild cramping in pelvis could I be pg?
Suppose to take my Depo-Provera shot in july but I stop. In august my period for three days. My nipples hurt when touch and my abdomen hurts. What'going on?
Before period?: Female breast sensitivity is changing w hormonal stimulation during months. More tender, sensitive before period. Make sure to wear confortable bra. Check breast for changes, rashes., discharge. Check pregnancy test too, . see Doc if continues. Sexual stimulation makes nipples also more " tender". ...Read more
Well: Most women's nipples hurt when you touch them or read them too much. If this continues see a doctor in person for see MD for evaluation and treatment. This can also be a sign of hormone in balance or infection. But it can often be a normal response everybody's nipples have different sensitivity ...Read more
I've had a headache for at least five days straight. My nipples hurt when I touch them. And I couldn't sleep at night.
Headaches R comm: See a neurologist for evaluation and work up or at least u pcp and he can address u nipples also. ...Read more
My nipples hurt when II touch them can this be a sign of pregnancy? And when does implantation ouccr?
Possible: The Progesterone level starts to increase after ovulation and continues to rise as a result of conception. Progesterone can make the nipples very sensitive - this sensitivity is ususally noticeable just before a woman's period is due. If she conceives, the sensitivity can worsen during the first weeks of pregnancy. ...Read more
Is it normal for nipples to hurt when touch when you took plan B and recently got off Depo-Provera shot?
Probably: The hormones in these 2drugs are likely to cause this discomfort. ...Read more
There is a small painful bump next to my right side nipple. It hurts to touch. I am 20 years old, never had this before. BMI 24.5. What can this be?
Size: Small bumps are more likely to be harmless. It does, however, sound as if you are worried. Suggest you have your regular doctor take a look. Tenderness suggests an infection. ...Read more
I've been having really bad pukey burps and have been really dizzy. My nipples hurt to the touch and I've been very moody. My last period was Jan. 24th could I be pregnant?
Pregnancy: Yes you could. Do a pregnancy test! ...Read more
Periods 3 weeks late, 3 days ago my boobs and nipples started hurtin, hurts to touch them, and I've had cramps in lower stomach but negative hpt?
Possible...: The symptoms above can be seen in pregnancy. Home pregnancy test can show false negatives on occasion depending what time of day tested, how much water taken in, ect... See your doctor and get a blood test to know for sure. In the meantime, refrain from alcohol or cigarettes until you find out. ...Read more
The area of my right nipples is swelling but not too much but hurts when you touch it. What is this? I'm only 16 years old boy.
Tell parents: This site is for ages 18 and up, please tell your parents about your medical issue and they will take you to a doctor. ...Read more
Nipples hurt when touched or pinched but its not irritation from bra been like this for about 2 weeks?
It is important to understand this can be a function of a number of things. Have you had any contact with someone that might have irritated the nipple. Do you have any kind of rash or recently started applying some different kind of lotion. One consideration is that one might be pregnant with this problem.
Breast tenderness can be a problem with BCP. See your doctor if persists. ...Read more
Breast nodules: Some times in prepubescent makes you can have painful nodes and these are usually benign ultrasound may help diagnoid ...Read more
Depends: It could be many things. It is hornonal most likely. If ur sexually active, definitely check pregnancy test. If u have started new meds, it could b a side affect. If none of these, call ur pcp. ...Read more
It could be: Irritation from bra or clothes or you may be premenstrual and have sensitivity. More info is needed but its probably benign ...Read more
My nipples have always been so sensitive, it hurts when they're cold or when my husbands touches them longer than a few seconds. How can I help this?
Lanolin: Over sensitive nipples can be from eczema. The nipples are one of the most sensitive parts of the body. If the skin is thickened and dry when they are stimulated and engorged they hurt. The key here is lots of lanolin moisturizers and no soap. You can also ask your doc to have "jack newman’s nipple cream compounded" which has helped a lot of woman. ...Read more
Yes: What else can I say? I assume you've had unprotected sex with a healthy male at some time in the recent past. Stop smoking or drinking alcohol if you do these and verify whether or not you're pregnant. If you are your doctor may want to start you on prenatal vitamins and discuss this whole subject in detail. Good luck. ...Read more
Hello, I have purple spots right in the middle of my nipple but doesn't hurt to touch it. Should I be worried?
Depends: On how long it has been present, if it is changing (enlarging or changing color) or if it appeared suddenly or after local irritation. It's not uncommon to have tiny purple spots due to bruising from breastfeeding or using a breast pump. If the spots are new and are not fading over the next wk, (and there is no explanation for the spots), then the best advice is to have your Dr evaluate it. ...Read more