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Pain In Breast After Mammogram
Can a breast cyst pop? Last night I did a check and I felt a pop and sharp pain, after I had a benign mammogram.
A mammogram is the "gold standard" screening test for breast cancer. It's well established that yearly 'grams will DX cancers well before they are palpable, leading to earlier diagnoses and saved lives. All experts agree to begin yearly mammograms by age 50; many (including myself) believe the pro's outweigh the con's to begin at 40. Regrettably, less than half of all women ...Read more
Hx of HER2+ CA in left breast. Breast implants in both breast after tx. Now have pain in R breast, negative mammogram last month, no lumps noted. ?
Fibrocystic changes: You could have fibrocystic changes. This is the most common cause of breast pain. There is usually not a mass but lumpy tissue. It can be aggravated by caffeine, stress, menstrual cycle and hormonal medications like Tamoxifen and birth control pills. Contact your breast surgeon or oncologist for a breast exam. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Should i get a mammogram i'm 27 and i been having pain in one of my breast and its usually off and on but it goes away but lately it hurts more?
Hi, please when is the best day todo mammogram and echo of the breast after my monthly circle . Thank you?
Early menstrual : During the first week of your menstrual cycle is the ideal time to have your mammogram. The breast tissue is less dense during the first seven days of your cycle and may make the mammogram more sensitive and better able to detect breast cancers and possibly cause less patient discomfort. The us (echo) should be ordered by your dr. As needed based on your mammogram results and your clinical exam. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Are you: referring to pain from the mammogram? Occasionally this is due to the amount of compression or aggressive positioning. If it was just temporary, it is probably nothing to worry about, and may not recur with the next mammogram. If the pain is a symptom not related to the mammogram, see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a mammogram be done without squeezing the breasts? Had one yesterday that bruised I do not wish to have more mammograms after that if i never had one gain i will be fine hurt so bad!
No, a mammo: can't be done without compression. However, compression should not cause bruising. Please give it another try next year. Tell the tech what happened to you. They can't do it without compression, but they can do it with less compression so it doesn't cause bruising. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can you tell me why i get pain in my left breast and strange sensations. It only happens on the left. It comes and goes. I've had a mammogram.
Is there a pain-free mammogram device? Which breast size is more likely to experience pain during a mammogram?
Mammo pain: Compression is unfortunately necessary for mammography, and could be uncomfortable. It is not related to size. Some facilities use special disposable pads on the mammo unit to cushion the breasts in order to minimize discomfort. Some mammo units have compression paddles with rolled edges to minimize potential pinching. Call around to see if any facilities near you have these. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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