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Feeling tender breast, pain surrounding left breast, shoulder pain and bakc aches

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: January 7, 2021 6:00 AM

Anonymous 55 days

I am a 29 yo woman, single not married and currently on my 8th day period. I have been feeling pain surrounding my left breast a week before my period until today, 8th day of my period. So it has been 2 weeks. I had this pain 4 years ago, did a check up at clinic and there’s no lump as the doctor said its normal for woman to feel breast pain during period. Should I go for a breast examination again? I don’t feel any lump, just persistent breast pain that started with shoulder and back aches 2 weeks ago (only at left side).

Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 55 days
General Practitioner

Hi and thank you for asking us

Through the question and statement you gave on the above section, i completely understand your concern over this matter. For your information, the breast pain that you experience can be caused by several causes:

  • premenstrual syndrome
  • chest muscle pain
  • breast inflammation
  • use of birth control pills
  • the formation of pus in the breast
  • tumors on the breast

In order for us to provide you with an accurate choice of treatment and management, we need additional details to explore further into your current complaints. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to your nearest medical doctor. If you have any more enquiries, you can click on the link ( DoctorOnCall ) and speak to our doctors in private and get the consultation you need on the phone. Thank you.

Get through your day healthy and energetic.

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