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What does it mean when you have pain in the breast ?

What does it mean when you have pain in the breast ?

Usually hormonal: Most of the time it results from the breast tissue change in hormonal care. Generally it is on both sides. If so it isn't anything to worry about. Sometimes cysts that enlarge just before a period also can be sore and improve after the period. After menopause pain is less common. If you have redness or a lump, or pain only on one side that persists, it would be good to have it looked into. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have pain in my breast?

What does it mean to have pain in my breast?

Mastalgia: Pain in the breasts may suggest hormonal imbalance. But at your age, I would recommend to see your primary care doctor or gynecologist soon for a breast exam and possibly getting a mammogram. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have pain in the left side when coughing?

What does it mean if you have pain in the left side when coughing?

Musculoskeletal...: This is usually a musculoskeletal pain due to the coughing. Possibilities include muscle strain, inflamed cartilage or even a rib fracture. All of these will gradually resolve once the coughing completely stops. If your pain does not resolve or if it worsens once you stop coughing, then see your doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have a pain in your right forearm?

Multiple causes: Pain in the forearm in the absence of recalled injury can be caused by tendinitis at the elbow. On the lateral (outside of the elbow) radiating down it is commonly called "tennis elbow", while the inside radiating down is called "pitchers" or "golfer's" elbow. Pain can be also referred from c6 nerve root pain from the neck, radial tunnel syndrome, or even carpal or cubital tunnel syndromes. ...Read more

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What does it means when you have a lump in your breast?

What does it means when you have a lump in your breast?

Lots of possiblities: It's best to have an exam. In your age group, a common cause would be a non-cancerous fibroadenoma. Cancer would be very unlikely. It may be normal fibrocystic tissue or a lymph node as well. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have sharp pains in the rectum?

What does it mean if you have sharp pains in the rectum?

Anal fissures?: If you have had a recent change in your diet or activity level, or for some reason if you have become constipated; you may have a small tear in the anal canal. These can be terribly painful, especially with bowel evacuation! take colase, senokot, (senna) or some otc stool softener daily to get your bms back to daily soft stools. Local anal preparations may help. Usually, this is just a matter of time. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have a pain in your buttocks?

What does it mean to have a pain in your buttocks?

See below.: It depends on exactly where you are talking about. If you can resubmit your question with more specifics of where, one of us can give you a better answer. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have pain in your butt cheek?

What does it mean when you have pain in your butt cheek?

Really is back pain: Pain in the buttocks usually originates in the lower back. If it is an issue, see your doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have pain in your thigh?

Many possibilities: Muscle strain, pain referred from a condition in your lower back (herniated disc, sacro-iliac joint pain), entrapment of a nerve around your hip, stress fracture of your femur (runner, pain with each step), infection in your thigh (fever, chills, fatigue). ...Read more

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What does it means when you have sharp pains in your left breast?

What does it means when you have sharp pains in your left breast?

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 more

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What exactly does it mean if you have low pain in tummy?

What exactly does it mean if you have low pain in tummy?

Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you get a burning pain in your butt?

What does it mean when you get a burning pain in your butt?

Depends: Does the pain radiate from the back? Are you concerned about a disc herniation? Would consider MRI of your lumbar spine. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your having pain in your testicales?

What does it mean when your having pain in your testicales?

Maybe infection or..: If you are having pain there for days/wks now, likely epididymitis--inflammation from trauma or infection. If rather sudden and severe pain, could be torsion of the testis and it is an emergency--go to er. If u are a rider, u could have a nerve compression/irritation called saddle-neuropathy from sitting/riding too much. If bothersome, consult doc for eval. Good luck. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have a flutter behind the left breast?

What does it mean if you have a flutter behind the left breast?

Get Your Heart Check: Please see your doctor. I would be concerned that you have a fluttering of your heart which can be nothing and it can be very serious. Don't delay. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have a bad pain in the back of your head?

What does it mean when you have a bad pain in the back of your head?

Many things: You should see your doctor for new pain in the head as the list of causes is very long. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have burning and cramping in your cheast?

See a doctor: I recommend seeing a doctor so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have a knot in your stomach?

What does it mean when you have a knot in your stomach?

Anxious: “Stomach tied in Knots.” is a phrase that is often used to describe abdominal tension/ discomfort associated with feeling nervous or anxiety. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean when you have breast cancer in three different areas?

What exactly does it mean when you have breast cancer in three different areas?

Multicenteric: Breast cancer may be present in more than one area in the breast being called multifocal or multicenteric. Usually a mastectomy is recommend for surgical treatment. ...Read more

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