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Swelling Of Breasts In Women
60Y/o Female Breast with lump, boils with pus discharge, swelling of the arm and affected breast. Discoloration of the affected part. Whats this?
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
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. In addition, you may want to get fitted by a bra specialist to make sure you have the right size, which will make you more comfortable. Vitamin e works for breast pain in some. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not usually: Pain in both breasts is usually benign, but like anything else, should be checked out if it persistent. ...Read more
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
Premenstrual syndrome.What are the physical manifestations.Is bloating in abdomen and fluid retention in body one of it?
It can be: Please see your gyn, your gyn can get you on meds to help with your symptomes and to make sure nothing else is going on. ...Read more
Yes: This is pretty common. Some women get so sore they just give up. Call your local la leche chapter for support and tips on helping the tenderness. ...Read more
Pain in breasts & underarms.Discomfort in underarms esp. During periods.Intermittent pain in either breast like a twinge. Some swelling is felt.?
Weird twinge-like feeling in pec/breast. Found lumps in the middle of the breast, higher than nipple.
Couple of tender pea sized. One 1-1.5cm lump. ?
Lumps: they are probably simple cyst like lesions I would see a physician to get a definitive diagnosis ...Read more
Unknown: There are some increased breast cancer risks associated with obesity, hormone medication use, early age at first menstruation, late age at first childbirth, etc. Only about 15% of breast cancers occur because of genetic inheritance. See this site with more information: http://media.Komen.Org/breastcancer101tool/english/video-player.Html#kbc_01_01. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can the stimulation of the female's nipples (i.E. Sucking) during teenage years cause nipple discoloration in her early twenties?
Most unlikely its --: Due to that reason. Get yourself checked by your pcp, as you need to be examined. Good luck. ...Read more
How common is cancer in the retroareolar of the breast. I have fibroglandular densities in this area?
Needs testing: Breast cancer can occur in any part of the breast, including the retroareolar zone. Depending on the appearance on mammogram or ultrasound, additional evaluation may involve an MRI or biopsy. Another important factor is to observe this area on previous breast imaging that you have had to understand whether it is a stable or evolving feature. ...Read more
Chest swelling on one side, toward Manubrium (in between breast). Occasionally pops, and when I can't get it to pop it hurts. Female 16....
?costochondritis: This may be an inflammation of the joint between the sternum and rib which results in pain and tenderness to the touch. ?Any history of injury or strain of this area? Try cold applications for a day or two and then switch to intermittent heat. Nsaids like ibuprofen,if you can take them, should help. See your Physician if there is a true lump or if symptoms persist. ...Read more
Female friend age 27 has pain and feeling of swelling/tightness in one breast. no lumps but feels like a little stiff/hard compared to other one.
She needs MD exam: Your friend needs to be examined by a MD to make sure that her breasts are in fact normal or not. ...Read more
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