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Why is one of my breasts swollen and sore?

Why is one of my breasts swollen and sore?

Breast sore: If only one breast is swollen and sore, see your doctor right away for a breast exam and possible mammogram and/or ultrasound. This could be a sign of breast cancer or infection. ...Read more

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One of my breasts is swollen. Help what should I do?

One of my breasts is swollen. Help what should I do?

See below: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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I feel a string of lymph nodes in both sides by "tail" of breasts.. How do I know if I'm feeling normal ones or swollen. If on both sides is that good?

I feel a string of lymph nodes in both sides by "tail" of breasts.. How do I know if I'm feeling normal ones or swollen. If on both sides is that good?

Merits evaluation.: A breast surgeon or surgical oncologist would be the best authority to see for an opinion as to the nature of the lymph nodes. The breast exam and ones own history and family history come first; then a decision is made concerning the best imaging modality to clarify the findings. ...Read more

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I have a tiny red swollen lump in one side of my breast....Is it dangerous?

I have a tiny red swollen lump in one side of my breast....Is it dangerous?

Probably not: If the area is small, and only involves the skin, it is probably just a pimple. If is remains for more that 2 weeks or gets larger, see your doc. ...Read more

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Have had some breast changes, one enlarged and swollen, scratch like feeling followed by an itch, painful to cross arms over breasts?

Have had some breast changes, one enlarged and swollen, scratch like feeling followed by an itch, painful to cross arms over breasts?

See doctor: A woman presenting with breast changes like swelling and growth, itch and pain should see a healthcare provider for a potential referral for an ultrasound and a mammogram ...Read more

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21 yr old female, 22 monday. I'm freaking out because one of my breast is swollen, lumpy, & sore along with back pain on that same side. ?

Possibly serious: You need to see your doctor immediately. Sometimes this could be a bad infection but also a much more seious issue which you will need treatment for without delay. I cannot say this too strongly. ...Read more

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