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Do your breast enlarge before your period starts?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
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In brief: They can

In some women breast enlargement with the cycle can occur normally.

In brief: They can

In some women breast enlargement with the cycle can occur normally.
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Yes but complex

Estrogen levels peak at mid cycle causing breast duct enlargement whereas Progesterone peaks just prior to menstruation and is associated with lobular growth.
This will vary from one woman to another dan be related to family history, or caffeine or weight. If atypical for you consider pregnancy test. Birth control may help to ease. See: <a href="http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/0031.

In brief: Yes but complex

Estrogen levels peak at mid cycle causing breast duct enlargement whereas Progesterone peaks just prior to menstruation and is associated with lobular growth.
This will vary from one woman to another dan be related to family history, or caffeine or weight. If atypical for you consider pregnancy test. Birth control may help to ease. See: <a href="http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/0031.
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