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Does breast tenderness appear right before a missed period if pregnant or before?

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Dr. Regina Hampton
Breast Surgery
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In brief: Tenderness is common

Breast tenderness is common before, after and during one's period.
Breast can also be tender during pregnancy. Tenderness occurs when there is an increase in our female hormones (stress can also be a factor). If you think you may be pregnant, then call your doctor for an evaluation or take pregnancy test from the drug store.

In brief: Tenderness is common

Breast tenderness is common before, after and during one's period.
Breast can also be tender during pregnancy. Tenderness occurs when there is an increase in our female hormones (stress can also be a factor). If you think you may be pregnant, then call your doctor for an evaluation or take pregnancy test from the drug store.
Dr. Regina Hampton
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Dr. Meena Khandelwal
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Variable

Usually after a missed period as need sufficiently high estrogen levels to caue the breast growth & tenderness.

In brief: Variable

Usually after a missed period as need sufficiently high estrogen levels to caue the breast growth & tenderness.
Dr. Meena Khandelwal
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