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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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Nipples swollen, breast feel heavy, viens in breast, mood swings, backache. Are these pregnancy symptoms?

Most likely: Why don't do you do pregnancy test to be sure you can do at home if positive than schedule with your physician. ...Read more

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Spotting Barely. Headaches dizzy lightheaded. Full tender breast Darker nipple area. Cramps. Constipation Frequent urination. Pregnant vs PMS symptom?

Spotting Barely. Headaches dizzy lightheaded. Full tender breast Darker nipple area. Cramps. Constipation Frequent urination. Pregnant vs PMS symptom?

Unprotected sex?: If both of you are fertile and you had unprotected sex it is rarely impossible to conceive. It can be much less likely at some times, but never impossible. So, have a test. Then if you are not pregnant and don't want to be - use protection each time you have any sexual contact. It will also protect you from stds. Test/exam if missed period. Good health & luck.! ...Read more

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Are tender breasts a symptom of breast cancer?

Are tender breasts a symptom of breast cancer?

Pain not specific: Breast pain is not specific for breast cancer. Many time breast cancer is not painful at all. Breast pain could be indicative of almost anything - abscess, cyst, mastitis, muscle strain... See your doctor to be evaluated properly. ...Read more

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Bloated back pain hot flashes signs period is coming?

Bloated back pain hot flashes signs period is coming?

These could be sxs: Of pms. Pms sxs can include feeling tearful, irritability, mood swings, anger, depressed mood, change in sex drive ; anxiety. These may be accompanied by swelling of the breasts (or extremities), weight gain, abdominal bloating, cramps, nausea, ^ urinary frequency, overeating, headaches (to include migraines), dizziness, fainting ; palpitations. Sleep may be disturbed wproblems w acne or hives. ...Read more

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Sore body lower abdominal cramping fatigue. Early pregnancy symptoms or PMS ?

Sore body lower abdominal cramping fatigue. Early pregnancy symptoms or PMS ?

Non-specific: Your symtoms are non-specific. They could be PMS or many other things. They are not necessarily signs of pregnancy. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Fibroadenoma or breast cancer - symptoms weight loss, itchy breast, abscess, breast pain fatigue ?

Fibroadenoma or breast cancer - symptoms weight loss, itchy breast, abscess, breast pain fatigue ?

Breast cancer: Most breast cancers present as a painless lump within the breast. Your description of itchy painful breast would be an unusual presentation. Some advanced cases can present with skin involvement that can look like orange peel with redness. See you doctor for an exam, probably time for a mammogram as well. Best of luck. ...Read more

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Breast hurt hot flashes and cramping?

Pregnancy: Get a pregnancy test. It could be a pregnancy or miscarriage. It could also be an ovarian cyst producing too much progesterone. I would do a Progesterone challenge, 10 days of Progesterone followed by a withdrawal to see if a normal period occurs. ...Read more

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Areolas enlarging and darkening along with sore boobs; are these PMS or pregnancy symptoms?

Areolas enlarging and darkening along with sore boobs; are these PMS or pregnancy symptoms?

See below: Do an otc pregnancy test -- they're pretty reliable nowadays. If still doesn't resolve, contact your obgyn. ...Read more

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Menstrual cycle symptoms are : Vomiting Painful cramping Irregular periods Not eating Hot flashes Constipated and diarrhoea Painful intercourse?

Menstrual cycle symptoms are :
Vomiting
Painful cramping
Irregular periods
Not eating
Hot flashes
Constipated and diarrhoea
Painful intercourse?

Birth Control Pills: With all the symptoms you have, it will be worth trying birth control pills to avoid having a period.Please discuss it with your doctor. You can also get a virtual consult and we can help you with a prescript of rebirth control pills. ...Read more

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Symptoms are: 5 days late on period, lower back and abdominal pain, hot flash face, loss of appetite, mood swings, breast tenderness, bloating. Plz help?

Symptoms are: 5 days late on period, lower back and abdominal pain, hot flash face, loss of appetite, mood swings, breast tenderness, bloating. Plz help?

Infection: Why have you not done a pregnancy test? All answers regarding your menstrual period will depend on the outcome of the pregnancy test. But, before that your symptoms also represent a urinary tract infection. I would get that checked out as well. ...Read more

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Are slight nausea and breast tenderness pregnancy symptoms?

Are slight nausea and breast tenderness pregnancy symptoms?

Yes: That being said, many other conditions may cause this combination of symptoms. ...Read more

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I have Constipation backache cramping clear sticky discharge nauseous fatigue emotional tender breasts headaches is this Pms or pregnancy symptoms?

I have Constipation backache cramping clear sticky discharge nauseous fatigue emotional tender breasts headaches is this Pms or pregnancy symptoms?

Unprotected sex?: If you did not have unprotected sex near your fertile days (ovulation) pregnancy is not likely. If you wonder about PMS, sounds like your period is expected to be in a week or so. If it is > a week late, do a test. The list you give could be nothing related or any mix of things. Read good info on OBGYN facts. Ask at a clinic, library or Dr's or pharmacy. Always use protection to be safe. ...Read more

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Will the symptoms of breast tenderness, backpain, period pains occur after menstruation?

Will the symptoms of breast tenderness, backpain, period pains occur after menstruation?

PMS: Pms symptoms occurs in the latter phase of the menstrual cycle and end when the period starts. Some variations of this can exist, although other pathologies must be excluded as well to rule out more serious conditions. Endometriosis can also have symptoms of back pain and pelvic cramping during menstruation. ...Read more

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Could too much estrogen&progesterone in BCP cause pregnancy symptoms: veiny breasts/hips, bloating/distended stomach, more visible montgomery glands?

Could too much estrogen&progesterone in BCP cause pregnancy symptoms: veiny breasts/hips, bloating/distended stomach, more visible montgomery glands?

Certainly: Every woman is different, and not every OCP is appropriate for every woman. There are may OCPs out there with differences in the types and dosages of estrogen/progesterone. It is absolutely appropriate to try a different strength and or progestin and see if these symptoms resolve. ...Read more

Breast Tenderness (Definition)

Usually intermittent breast tenderness is due to fibrocystic changes (glands) in the breast, There are other causes, like pregnancy, so these should be ...Read more


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Breast Tenderness (Definition)

Usually intermittent breast tenderness is due to fibrocystic changes (glands) in the breast, There are other causes, like pregnancy, so these should be ...Read more