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Is having a painful mammography only on one side of your breast a sign of possible cancer?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Brian Lawenda
Radiation Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Unlikely

Most breast cancers do not cause pain.
Compression of the breast can be painful with or without any breast masses, cysts, etc.

In brief: Unlikely

Most breast cancers do not cause pain.
Compression of the breast can be painful with or without any breast masses, cysts, etc.
Dr. Brian Lawenda
Dr. Brian Lawenda
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Dr. Reza Shirazi
Radiation Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Mammography can often be an unpleasant experience depending on the patient's breasts glandular consistency.

In brief: No

Mammography can often be an unpleasant experience depending on the patient's breasts glandular consistency.
Dr. Reza Shirazi
Dr. Reza Shirazi
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Dr. Travis Kidner
Surgery - Oncology

In brief: Nope

This is not a sign of cancer.

In brief: Nope

This is not a sign of cancer.
Dr. Travis Kidner
Dr. Travis Kidner
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