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What could cause breast pain to come and go every day. It's usually in the same place. Feels like a slight sharp pain. Lasts for a couple mins. Why?

What could cause breast pain to come and go every day. It's usually in the same place. Feels like a slight sharp pain. Lasts for a couple mins. Why?

Fibrocystic changes: You could have fibrocystic changes. This is the most common cause of breast pain. It can be aggravated by caffeine, stress, menstrual cycle and hormonal supplements. If you are over 40, then you should have a mammogram and ultrasound. Please get evaluated by a breast specialist. ...Read more

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Sharp pain between breast when I exercise it's brief and goes when I stop?

Sharp pain between breast when I exercise it's brief and goes when I stop?

More information..: We would need more information in order to give you an accurate impression. How old are you,? Do you suffer of any illnesses?taking medication? For example. If you are young and healthy then it could be muscular issues and taking analgesics can help. However, it is important to check the heart especially if the pain happens upon exercise and improves during rest. See your doctor for check up and tests. ...Read more

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I been having a sharp pain that comes n go on my right side right under my right breast since yesterday should I be worried I'm 44 female.

I been having a sharp pain that comes n go on my right side right under my right breast since yesterday should I be worried I'm 44 female.

Mastalgia: Only 1-6% of women complaining of breast pain have breast cancer, but if you're worried, contact your md to order a mammogram. Other reasons include cyclical hormonal pain, fibrocystic breasts, mastitis, pendulous breasts. Most mds recommend mammograms every other year in the 40s. See your doctor for a breast exam and consider some imaging to rule out a cancer. ...Read more

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Sharp pain right under my breasts & in-between them? The sharpness comes & goes & there's an ache every so often. Any idea as to what this is?

Sharp pain right under my breasts & in-between them? The sharpness comes & goes & there's an ache every so often. Any idea as to what this is?

Myofascial: Pain that comes and stays can be inflammation. Pain that comes and goes is likely fascia and muscle. Thanks muscles can be under your arms and between your ribs. www.blatmanhealthandwellness.com ...Read more

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Hello I have a sharp pain that comes and goes right under my right side of breast. Underneath. It comes and goes. I have to stop what I am doing.

Hello I have a sharp pain that comes and goes right under my right side of breast. Underneath. It comes and goes. I have to stop what I am doing.

Rib cage: Sharp, shooting pains in the rib cage area under the breast may be due to a pinched intercostal nerve which runs between two ribs and is aggravated or brought on by a deep breath usually. Gall bladder or right lung problems also can produce discomfort in that area. See your Physician if symptoms persist. ...Read more

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Hi. Most of the time I get like sharp pain in my left side brest and right side breast since few days. It stays for a while and goes. Mostly in night?

Many reasons: You should consult with either you family physician or gyn. The cause may be hormonal or cancer. From what little info you give the cause of your discomfort is probably hormonal but you never can be to sure. ...Read more

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I been having trouble really sharp pain under my right breast feels really sharp like a knife pain come when I'm sitting down trying to get up?

See your Doctor.: 90% of chest pains are musculoskeletal in origin. Meaning they are related to issues with bones, joints, muscles, etc. I would have you see you primary care physician or gynecologist for a breast and physical exam to make sure you don't have a breast mass or some other deformity. ...Read more

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I have been having really bad, sharp pain in my breasts and my arm pits. What could be going on?

I have been having really bad, sharp pain in my breasts and my arm pits. What could be going on?

Be seen: It is likely musculoskeletal in nature, such as overworking or from running, but you should be seen and checked for infections or some kind of breast problem. ...Read more

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I have a very sharp pain in my left breast it comes and go last fo rabout 10 minites.?

Check Lymphatics: You may have some blocked lymph nodes in that area. A lot infections from the head and neck (including mouth) drain to these nodes and could be causing you this problem. I see this a lot with tooth infections and teeth that have had root canal treatments. ...Read more

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I have a pain in between my breasts. The pain is more on the right side and goes under my breast. Touching reduces pain & sharp pain w/ deep breaths

I have a pain in between my breasts. The pain is more on the right side and goes under my breast. Touching reduces pain & sharp pain w/ deep breaths

Costochondritis: Pain in the center of the chest associated with deep breathing and no other symptoms is commonly costochondritis, an inflammation of the joint between the rib and the sternum. You should see your doctor to confirm this however, as chest pain can also be due to serious heart and lung issues. ...Read more

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What causes sharp pain on my breast?

See MD: It is best to see your doctor to see what the problem may be. This is not enough info to tell. ...Read more

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What can be causing a sharp pain in my breast?

Uncertain.: 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. Your physician may be able to help determine the cause. ...Read more

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Lft sharp pain under breast last for like 5 sec.

More info needed: Of course any pain near your chest area should be assessed for heart issues first to be safe. The fact that they go away in 5 seconds is a good thing, but still, you should be evaluated by a dr. For an evaluation and get a full history and physical done. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What can be when feel ur breast with a sharp pain?

Pains in breast: Possible causes include: a contusion to your chest/breast area; large or heavy breast stretching the supporting ligaments; excessive use of pectoral muscles; cysts in your breasts; dry, raw skin over the breast & nipples; or a nerve root from your spine getting pressed that supplies some sensation to the breast area. ...Read more

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What would cause sharp pain behind the right breast?

Right chest pain: Several things can cause pain like that. Rib cage or chest wall problems, esophagus or stomach or gall bladder issues. Certainly breast conditions like infection, cyst or even a tumor. Get a check up and help from a doctor. ...Read more

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What to do about sharp pain just under right breast?

What to do about sharp pain just under right breast?

Pain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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Had a sharp pain between my breast what could this be?

Had a sharp pain between my breast what could this be?

Not enough info!: How long have you had it? When does it happen: when you are sitting still or when you are doing something? Do you have any other symptoms, like fever, cough, or dizziness? If you have had pain for a few days or it is severe, or if you have fever and dizziness along with it, you need to get seen right away. If it only happened once, relax. If it keeps happening, see a doc. ...Read more

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Sharp pain behind right breast, what could cause this?

Sharp pain behind right breast, what could cause this?

Pain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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What to do if I have sharp pain shooting in my breast?

What to do if I have sharp pain shooting in my breast?

Breast pain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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What to do about sharp pain in between my breast help?

What to do about sharp pain in between my breast help?

Pain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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I've been experiencing sharp pain shooting in my breast?

Common: It's common to have breast pain that is cyclical, meaning it coincides with your menstrual cycle. If you feel a mass at all, be sure to go to the doctor for an exam and an imaging study. Otherwise, consider stopping caffeine and alcohol as can trigger breast pain, as well as some medications. See doctor if at all worried. ...Read more

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What does it mean when both my breast hurt with sharp pain?

Probably cysts: It sounds like you have fibrocystic tissue that can fluctuate during a females normal monthly cycle. If your cycle is irregular it is more likely to give you retention cysts in the breasts that can them cause pains. Try to determine when the pains are worse and see if it coincides with a certain time of your monthly cycle. Another time that breasts tend to have pains is with pregnancy. ...Read more

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Feeling small sharp pain in right breast. What could cause this?

Feeling small sharp pain in right breast. What could cause this?

See your doctor soon: Have you done a self breast exam? Also, have you had any breast surgeries, implants, etc? Not knowing too much of your situation, I would suggest you go to your doctor asap and if it gets very bad or you get unusually bad swelling, go to the er. Best of luck! ...Read more

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What dose it mean if you have a sharp pain on the side of breast?

Stitch?: Many people occasionally get a brief, knife-like stabbing pain at a point in the chest wall when they inhale. This is probably due to a transient fold in the plerua and is relieved by taking a very deep breath. There's no feeling of shortness of breath as from overexertion. If this describes your pain, then be reassured; otherwise, a physician office visit is in order. ...Read more