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Sharp pain under breast during pregnancy?

Sharp pain under breast during pregnancy?

Maybe normal: Some breast discomfort is normal during pregnancy as the breasts enlarged. Tylenol (acetaminophen) may help decrease pain. Wear a supportive bra and eliminate caffeine. ...Read more

Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Early pregnancy sharp breast pain?

Early pregnancy sharp breast pain?

Not normal: Could be many different things, call your OB now u need an evaluation and will prob need breast studies if the pain is coming from your breast and not somewhere else like below your breast. ...Read more

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Is it normal during pregnancy to experence breast pain that runs to my nipples? 15weeks pregnant

Is it normal during pregnancy to experence breast pain that runs to my nipples? 15weeks pregnant

very common: Many women will experience breast pains during pregnancy due to the hormones involved. Most will see a decrease around 15 weeks. Let your doctor know so they can make sure this is just normal pregnancy pain. ...Read more

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What could cause breast pain besides pregnancy? Sharp pain around the sides and nipple. Could this be a sign of pregnancy? Should I be worried?

Sometimes breast: Pain can occur with pregnancy (but it is not diagnostic). Take a pregnancy test to know one way or another. Pain might occur with period, pregnancy, pms - see your physician if not resolving. ...Read more

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Have pid. Sharp rectum pain and tightening in vagina along with breast pain. R these symptoms of early pregnancy. How many weeks pregnant do these o?

Have pid. Sharp rectum pain and tightening in vagina along with breast pain. R these symptoms of early pregnancy. How many weeks pregnant do these o?

PID: Stands for pelvic inflammatory disease and makes everything down there hurt. It can also mess up your hormones which might account for breast tenderness. If you have missed a period and are going nuts and your doctors have not already checked, take a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Sharp nipple pain -super sensitive but no breast pain. Dark nipples-not aureoles. Negative pregnancy test. Medroxyprog. Side effect? Medroxy period 7days ago, only 4 days long after 2 months.

Sharp nipple pain -super sensitive but no breast pain. Dark nipples-not aureoles. Negative pregnancy test. Medroxyprog. Side effect? Medroxy period 7days ago, only 4 days long after 2 months.

May be physiologic: Your gynecologist can help clarify this. You may need more blood test and maybe even imaging help clarify the reason. This may be part of your physiology but would be good to check it out. ...Read more

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Is breast pain a sign of early pregnancy?

Is breast pain a sign of early pregnancy?

Perhaps: By the time you experience breast tenderness, your urine pregnancy test should be (strongly) positive. ...Read more

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Stinging breast pain sign of pregnancy?

Stinging breast pain sign of pregnancy?

Unlikely: This is not a typical sign of pregnancy, though vague fullness and discomfort of both breasts is more typical. If you think that you might be pregnant, make sure that you take a test. ...Read more

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Pregnancy test came out positive. I have one sided breast pain. Is this normal in pregnancy?

Pregnancy test came out positive. I have one sided breast pain. Is this normal in pregnancy?

Yes: Breasts respond to the hormones of pregnancy with swelling and sometimes extreme 'sensitivity'. Perhaps one breast is more 'aware' than the other of your impending pregnant status. ...Read more

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Dear health tap team, is unilateral, left breast pain with breast-texture change in very early pregnancy normal? Thank you in advance for your reply.

I do not consider: That normal, you need an exam by your obgyn and may need a mammogram with shielding of the fetus and a breast ultrasound or one or the other, bilateral breast pain without any texture change can be normal. ...Read more

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Help please! Is breast pain, feels like menstural pain, tiredness are symptoms of pregnancy?

Help please! Is breast pain, feels like menstural pain, tiredness are symptoms of pregnancy?

They can be: These can be early pregnancy symptoms. If you have missed your period - you can take a pregnancy test now. ...Read more

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Took powdered pills after 23hrs of sex. Discharged lots semen then day 14 results negative pregnancy. Slight breast pain is left. Any pregnancy sign?

Took powdered pills after 23hrs of sex. Discharged lots semen then day 14 results negative pregnancy. Slight breast pain is left. Any pregnancy sign?

Just repeat test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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I had a medical abortion and still I am having back pain and breast pain. I am afraid if still pregnancy is inside me?

I had a medical abortion and still I am having back pain and breast pain. I am afraid if still pregnancy is inside me?

See your doctor quik: Persistent back pain and even breast pain are to be expected depending on how far along your pregnancy was at the time of abortion. However, to calm your fears about retained products, please see your doctor or the providers at Planned Parenthood right away. ...Read more

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Unprotected sex for two in a half months now and I have never had breast pain before. This is a pregnancy symptom right?

Although breast: Pain can occur with pregnancy - it is not diagnostic. If you have missed your period would take a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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If the only symptom I have is breast pain, could that be a sign of pregnancy? Or because my period is due in 5 days?

More likely period: Most women have breast pain right before their period so this isn't typically a sure-fire sign of pregnancy. A pregnancy test may be positive. You can take a test now and if negative, repeat in a 5-7 days. ...Read more

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Hi I am ayesha, I had a dnc 1 year ago, but still I have milky discharge with breast pain. Can it be dangerous for conceiving next pregnancy?

Hi I am ayesha, I had a dnc 1 year ago, but still I have milky discharge with breast pain. Can it be dangerous for conceiving next pregnancy?

See doctor: It's not normal to have discharge from breast if that's what you are referring to. If you're referring to milky discharge from vagina, then that's normal and likely not dangerous at all for conceiving for next pregnancy. Breast pain can be hormonal and cyclical, but should be discussed with a doctor, in addition to having a clinical breast exam to make sure no lump/mass. ...Read more

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I am on day 16 of my 25 day cycle. I've had a lot nausea, now my breast pain is steadily increasing, and I spotted today, should I test for pregnancy?

I am on day 16 of my 25 day cycle. I've had a lot nausea, now my breast pain is steadily increasing, and I spotted today, should I test for pregnancy?

Back to school: Remember it takes one to five days after sex to conceive. Then the new fetus is not connected physically or chemically to the mother until it is large enough to have blood and to be sharing blood with the mother....About ten to fourteen days after conception. Any symptoms before this cannot be pregnancy. You do a pregnancy test the morning after the first day of a missed period. ...Read more

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I have had no period for two months, constant breast pain negative pregnancy test and spotting what could be wrong. With me?

I have had no period for two months, constant breast pain negative pregnancy test and spotting what could be wrong. With me?

Anovulation: Sometimes a woman may make an egg, but not release it. With this, they can experience a hormone imbalance with other symptoms. Such as what you are experiencing. But have your physician check a urine or blood test to make sure and if negative they can help guide you through this. ...Read more

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Breast pain and not pregnant. And nauseous daily. Negative pregnancy test. And just had period I don't know what's going on with my body.

Breast pain and not pregnant. And nauseous daily. Negative pregnancy test. And just had period I don't know what's going on with my body.

Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities and hormonal imbalance are not uncommon and may cause such symptoms. It would be prudent to consult your doctor for an evaluation in-person. ...Read more

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Having brownish discharge minimal, backache and breast pain. Negative pregnancy test almost 2 months of last intercourse. Help!

Having brownish discharge minimal, backache and breast pain. Negative pregnancy test almost 2 months of last intercourse. Help!

Concerning: Brown discharge is seen in infection and the color is of small amounts of blood from the tissue which is affected. You need an examination and laboratory studies. The back ache is most likely another symptoms of the same problem, and should go away with treatment of the infection. Seek care soon. Don't treat this with over the counter medications which mask fever. ...Read more

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After sex 8 weeks ago I took the morning after pill 48 hours later. I've had 2 periods and a negative pregnancy test I have breast pain could I be preg?

After sex 8 weeks ago I took the morning after pill 48 hours later. I've had 2 periods and a negative pregnancy test I have breast pain could I be preg?

Unlikely: If you had two periods after sex and the test was negative at more than three weeks after sex, you are not pregnant. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time, You may consider implanted contraceptive. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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I have stomach cramps, headache, craving for food & couldn't sleep at night, breast pain. N feel uneasy. Could this be due to pregnancy??

I have stomach cramps, headache, craving for food & couldn't sleep at night, breast pain. N feel uneasy. Could this be due to pregnancy??

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more

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Last intercourse 12 aug. Lmp 14 aug but was lighter. Is pregnancy still possible? If so when is best time yo take test? Hand breast pain bloating

Last intercourse 12 aug. Lmp 14 aug but was lighter. Is pregnancy still possible? If so when is best time yo take test? Hand breast pain bloating

Pregnancy test: Pregnancy is still possible. I would test urine with home pregnancy test on first urination in the morning. If negative, retest in one week to make sure. ...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