Breast Pain

About- Breast pain also known as mastalgia, mammalgia, and mastodynia is a medical symptom characterized by a dull ache, heaviness, tightness, a burning sensation in the breast tissue, or breast tenderness.

Symptoms-
 The pain may be dull, heavy or aching or tight, burning or sore
 The pain may be cyclical or non-cyclical
 Pain may spread to the underarm
 Breast tenderness
 Breast swelling or lumpiness
 One or both breasts may be affected
 
Causes-
 Breast cancer
 Breast size
 Breast structure
 Breast Cysts
 Breastfeeding related infection
 Effect of reproductive hormones
 Fibrocystic breasts 
 History of breast surgery
 Imbalance of Fatty acid
 Mastitis
 Paget disease of the breast
 A side effect of certain Medication
 Smoking

Specialists to Visit
 Gynecologist and Obstetrician


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References-
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com
https://www.breastcancercare.org.uk
https://www.nationalbreastcancer.org
https://www.nhs.uk
https://www.cancer.ca
https://my.clevelandclinic.org
https://www.medicinenet.com

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