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Lump in breast

my daughter gave birth 11 days ago yesterday she felt a lump about the size of an almond in her breast,it is not painful do you know what it might be,also she had a breast exam a year ago the first of October,she does self-breast exams
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1310773 tn?1317099045
could be a number of things, I would say go to a doctor and get it checked out, I know a couple of people that have had this happen to them, one turned out to have a cyst in her breast, but the other it turned out to be breast cancer. Now its most likely a cyst, or something thats nothing to worry about but you should always get it checked out, just to be sure.
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Always get lumps checked out! Most are non-cancerous but still important to have a doctor exam her.
290867 tn?1333572878
Is she breastfeeding
776572 tn?1360294339
agree, she should get it checked. it could also be a blocked milk duct.
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