Breast Cancer Community
Painful Breast
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to breast cancer, biopsy, genetics, chemotherapy, hormone therapy, lumps, lumpectomy, lymph node dissection, lymphedema, mammograms, mastectomy, radiation therapy, reconstruction, and self exams.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Painful Breast

I miscarriage some months back and had a breast engorgement which lasted for about two weeks. I have been having this pain in my right breast anytime i touch my breast. What can it be, please help!!!!!!!!!!!
2 Comments
Blank
587083_tn?1327123862
Hi,
Sorry to hear about your loss ! :(
I think this is mainly caused by elevated  levels of estrogen and progesterone while pregnant, which always affects the breasts.So when you are no longer pregnant,these hormone get sort of confused and it takes some time for your body to adjust.
Things should get back to normal,but if you are worried and the pain is excessive,then a visit to your doctor would be advisable for evaluation.
Best wishes...
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Thank you
The pain is not that severe anyways, i only feel it when i touch it
Blank
Continue discussion Blank
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Breast Cancer Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
Top Breast Cancer Answerers
25201_tn?1255584436
Blank
japdip
587083_tn?1327123862
Blank
zouzi