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What would cause sharp pain behind the right breast?

What would cause sharp pain behind the right breast?

Right chest pain: Several things can cause pain like that. Rib cage or chest wall problems, esophagus or stomach or gall bladder issues. Certainly breast conditions like infection, cyst or even a tumor. Get a check up and help from a doctor. ...Read more

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Sharp pain behind right breast, what could cause this?

Sharp pain behind right breast, what could cause this?

Pain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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Feeling small sharp pain in right breast. What could cause this?

Feeling small sharp pain in right breast. What could cause this?

See your doctor soon: Have you done a self breast exam? Also have you had any breast surgeries, implants, etc? Not knowing too much of your situation, i would suggest you go to your doctor asap and if it gets very bad or you get unusually bad swelling, go to the er. Best of luck! ...Read more

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What could cause a sharp pain under both breasts while taking a deep breath?

What could cause a sharp pain under both breasts while taking a deep breath?

Pleurisy: This could be something called pleurisy. It often happens after a chest infection like a cold. As the inflammation dies down, fluid is recycled back into your body. This process causes pressure and retraction on the muscles and connective tissue which is made worse on deep breaths. Try some ibuprofen, aleve, or tylenol (acetaminophen). ...Read more

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I'm 29 years old and i keep getting a sharp pain in my right breast. What could be the cause of this?

I'm 29 years old and i keep getting a sharp pain in my right breast. What could be the cause of this?

Need exam : There are many causes of breast pain. Fibrocystic breast tissue, breast cysts and hormonal changes are common causes. The next up is an examination by your doctor. ...Read more

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What would cause one sharp pain from between breasts in chest shooting outward towards breasts while coughing?

Pain between ribs: Most commonly costochondritis or pain in the rib edge. Rarely something more serious in a 37 year old with a clean medical history. See a manipulator or massage person ...Read more

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What could cause sharp pain under right breast (near ribs)?

What could cause sharp pain under right breast (near ribs)?

Pain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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What could cause breast pain to come and go every day. It's usually in the same place. Feels like a slight sharp pain. Lasts for a couple mins. Why?

What could cause breast pain to come and go every day. It's usually in the same place. Feels like a slight sharp pain. Lasts for a couple mins. Why?

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

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What can cause sharp pain between my breasts?

What can cause sharp pain between my breasts?

Several things: There are several possibilities including acid reflux, eshophagitis, and inflammation of the cartilage between the breast bone and ribs. To know for sure see your primary care provider or an urgent care clinic. ...Read more

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I've been having pain in my breasts more on the right one its a sharp pain, what can be the cause?

I've been having pain in my breasts more on the right one its a sharp pain, what can be the cause?

Get examination: Impossible to reassure you nothing is wrong unless you go see an OB and gave a good exam and possibly mammo or ultrasound. If it's been a while since your last exam go ASAP ...Read more