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Swelling Under Left Breast
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
Having extreme rib cage pain, even skin is painful for me to touch. Also have noticed a largish swelling under left breast, on top of the ribs.
What causes swelling under left breast with pain when coughing, sneezing, taking a breath or any movement?
Rib pain: This may not be breast pain at all. Obviously, I would recommend you get checked by a doctor. The fact that it is reproduced with cough, sneeze makes me think of muscle pain from between the ribs, or a rib is out of place I would recommend seeking out a good osteopathic physician or chiropractic physician to evaluate this pain.
Pain in my chest and notice swelling under left breast and dizzy spells, also have enlarged heart what is wrong?
? heart: You need to discuss with your doctor. Could be serious.
Difficult to tell: Without an exam.Get a more detailed answer ›
My mom had an endoscopy a few years ago and she has now started having pain an swelling under her left breast. What does she need to do?
Completely unrelated: There is negligible likelihood of any causative relationship between an endoscopic exam of her esophagus 2-3 years ago and a localizing process involving her left breast now. Instead, please address whether she is up-to-date with mammograms, dermatology survey, and/or routine physical exam. Encourage her not to delay longer in getting evaluated by her primary care physician and/or gynecologist.See 1 more doctor answer
There is swelling under my left breast, it's tender like a pimple but has no head to it, & is becoming more swollen & painful each day?
Please have it: Checked by your doctor. It sounds like it could be an infection and may need treatment.
What could cause a slight pain under my left breast when I cough or stretch? There is no swelling.
Heart or muscle: Either an intercostal muscle is sore, or you are having a cardiac event. Women over age 50 tend to have atypical signs of cardiac issues. Please have a md check out the heart issue with an exam and ECG if needed.
Burning sensation on and off in left breast near top inner area going on for 2 days only in one breast. No swelling or redness?
I have a burning feeling in my left breast, also firmness, swelling and tenderness. I am 50 years old?
Had a biopsy on left breast lump last year, got diagnosed with fibroadenoma, can it cause pain? An little swelling
Painful lump in left breast near armpit, doesn't seem to actually go away. I can visibly see the swelling at the site. What could this be?
Breast lump: Based on your age, this could be an accessory lobe of the breast. It usually engorges with your period. Since it does not go away, you should have an examination by a doctor who may consider an image study such as an ultrasound.See 1 more doctor answer
I'm 31+1 pregnant, having needle type pain in just my left breast, no swelling or redness but very painful? Cause please. TIA
No: Consider trauma or infection. Get physical examination
Under me left armpit it feels very uncomfortable like swelling. I'm 31 I don't feel any lumps a little pain there n in my left breast. Can it becancer?
Hello. I have fibroadenoma in my left breast from an year. Recent ultrasound has shown there is swelling of lymph nodes to size 10×5mm. Can I know the?
Not exactly: Sure what the question is, but fibroadenomas are common benign Breast masses, usually there is no treatment necessary once the diagnosis is established. Did you have a needle biopsy of the fibroadenoma? The lymph nodes are likely not related. The size of the lymph nodes is not so much important as the shape/morphology, so a 10x5mm node may or may not be abnormal.
I have a knot that started 2 days ago. Now have slight swelling and pain above my left breast along with nausea, puking, tingling and numbness in left?
Constant left breast pain swelling itchy deep gnawing lymph node pain in top side of breast whitish discharge what else could be going on besides ibc?
Breast skin cyst: Swelling and beast pain usually associated with fibrocystic disease. This usually from obstructed duct near terminal end at nipple. Node pain never from fibrocytstic disease but other sources of possible infection. Finding whitish discharge probably from infected sebaceous cyst near tail of breast which would explain all symploms- need cyst resection if can be defined.
I have something on my nipple that has cause swelling and pain in my entire left breast. I also have 13 year old implants which this one is very hard?
Infection?: It sounds like there may be an infection or abscess. I would all and make an appointment to be evaluated and possible antibiotics, ASAP.