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Doctor insights on: Sore Breasts But Negative Pregnancy Test

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Dr. James Lin
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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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On Birth control. Having really really sore breasts. Negative pregnancy test as well. Why? What can I do about it?

On Birth control. Having really really sore breasts. Negative pregnancy test as well. Why? What can I do about it?

Breast tenderness: Intermittent breast tenderness is a common occurrence in women during various stages of their menstrual cycle or while on birth control. These changes are due to hormonal fluctuations, and can be made worse by excessive caffeine use. Ibuprofen or similar anti inflammatory medications with hot or cold compresses may help. ...Read more

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Brown spotting 3 days before my period no smell and last less than a day, feeling unwell, tiredness, no sore breasts, negative pregnancy test?

Brown spotting 3 days before my period no smell and last less than a day, feeling unwell,  tiredness, no sore breasts, negative pregnancy test?

Anovulation: It sounds as ifyou may have suffered an anovulatory period; one in which your ovary failed to release an egg. This temporarily disrupts your hormones and causes your cycles to become irregular. If the irregularity persists, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Im almost 3 weeks late for my period, lots of nausea, sore breasts, white discharge, negative pregnancy test?

Im almost 3 weeks late for my period, lots of nausea, sore breasts, white discharge, negative pregnancy test?

Repeat test: I would do another pregnancy test in a few days or even have a blood pregnancy test done just to be sure. If you are not pregnant, then sometimes women do skip a cycle or two. Our bodies are not machines and we can have an occaional "off" month. ...Read more

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I have late period, nausea, cramping, sore breasts, negative pregnancy test, why?

I have late period, nausea, cramping, sore breasts, negative pregnancy test, why?

Anovulation: If you didn't ovulate on time or didn't ovulate at all this month, the hormone your body produces can cause all those symptoms. It doesn't mean you can't get pregnant this cycle either so you should repeat the test if your cycle doesn't come. If it lasts for a while, you should talk to your doctor to find out the cause. ...Read more

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Sore breast negative pregnancy test what could be causing tender breast?

Sore breast negative pregnancy test what could be causing tender breast?

Breast exam: Anytime one notices a new mass, lump, bump or skin change in the breast it is very important to have this evaluated by a doctor who can help determine if any work up or testing is needed. Breast pain can be from hormonal changes, weight changes, dietary changes, cysts, changes in exercise patterns, ill fitting bras and others. ...Read more

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last period was march 26,haven had one yet today the 28th sore breast,negative pregnancy test,having so much cramps,what will that be?

last period was march 26,haven had one yet today the 28th sore breast,negative pregnancy test,having so much cramps,what will that be?

Need more info: Did you have unprotected sex since March 26? if you did and suspect pregnancy, you may have tested too soon. You may get a blood test that is more sensitive. Or you may repeat the urine pregnancy test in 4-5 days. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Am trying to conceive. Period is due tomorrow, have no PMS symptoms. Not even my usual sore/tender breasts. Negative pregnancy test today. ?

Am trying to conceive. Period is due tomorrow, have no PMS symptoms. Not even my usual sore/tender breasts. Negative pregnancy test today. ?

Retest: somerimes when one is trying to conceive the "stress" can cause your period to possible be delayed meaning your ovulation was delayed and you may be pregnant but may be too early for the pregnancy test to be positive so repeat in a few days if no period. A blood pregnancy test can detect pregnancy earlier. ...Read more

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Irregular periods, lately they have been coming monthly. last 7/12/15.I am 4 days late with sore breast&mild cramping. Negative pregnancy test. Why?

Irregular periods, lately they have been coming monthly. last 7/12/15.I am 4 days late with sore breast&mild cramping. Negative pregnancy test. Why?

Common problem: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Period is 3 days late, veins on my breasts, pelvis, abdomen, arms, sore bigger breasts, negative pregnancy test, could i still be pregnant?

Period is 3 days late, veins on my breasts, pelvis, abdomen, arms, sore bigger breasts, negative pregnancy test, could i still be pregnant?

Trust the 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. Sounds like just a late period. ...Read more

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Nausea bloating cramping sore breast negative pregnancy test, but missed period. Had sex on 5/20/14. period should've came on 6/1/14. Should I retest

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Nausea bloating cramping sore breast negative pregnancy test, but missed period.  Had sex on 5/20/14. period should've came on 6/1/14. Should I retest

Reasons many : There are many reasons for a missed period besides pregnancy: stress , exercise , thyroid function, etc altering hormonal levels. retest pregnancy to exclude this possibility. ...Read more

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I've had a lot of back n period pain sore breast 5days over due negative pregnancy test couldn't be more then2weeks am i testing to early?

Possibly: Urine pregnancy tests use different levels for their positive indicator. The better tests pick up a pregnancy (urine hcg) level around 15 and the cheaper ones around 25. A blood test shows positive above 5 in most labs. ...Read more

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I got 1 Depo-Provera shot after it expire my breast sore, spotting brown, negative pregnancy test. Is it sign getting Depo-Provera out system?

I got 1 Depo-Provera shot after it expire my breast sore, spotting brown, negative pregnancy test. Is it sign getting Depo-Provera out system?

Not likely: Depoprovera is one of the most effective forms of birth control as long as you get the shot every 3 months as directed. Irregular or absent periods are an expected side effect. Failure rates are 1-3%. After stopping it your cycles may take awhile to go back to normal. If you sexually active restart it or use another method. ...Read more

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Negative pregnancy test does that mean I should keep trying or should I wait till the end of the month to test again been having sore breasts headache?

Negative pregnancy test does that mean I should keep trying or should I wait till the end of the month to test again been having sore breasts headache?

When to Test: If you have not missed a period yet then the tests are completely invalid. If you have missed a period and done more than one test it is unlikely that you are pregnant and may want to contact your gynecologist. Pregnancy testing is to be done fourteen or so days after the sexual encounter and when a period is missed. ...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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Pregnancy Test (Definition)

A pregnancy test measures a hormone called human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG). HCG is a hormone produced during pregnancy. It appears in the blood and urine of pregnant women as early as ...Read more