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Sudden breast pain

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belindarose Sat 24-Oct-15 07:40:52

Pain in my right breast began yesterday. I haven't had an injury to it and there is nothing visible. It's around/ behind the nipple (I think), but the whol breast is tender if he DC go anywhere near it. Even pyjama top is making it hurt.

I had mastitis when breastfeeding (stopped BF around 2 years ago) and it feels a bit like that but I can't find any swelling.

Any ideas?

waitingforcalpoltowork Sat 24-Oct-15 07:44:08

change your bra? mine hurts when my straps are wrong or a need a new bra i also get breast pain when i get indigestion which is weird hmm

belindarose Sat 24-Oct-15 07:48:59

Seems a bit sudden for it to be the bra but I'll definitely wear a different one today, thanks.

Fyaral Sat 24-Oct-15 07:57:58

It could be mastitis. I got it at 16 with no baby. Pain was the only symptom for about two days. Got more and more debilitating until the breast went red and hard and I got put on anti-bs.

belindarose Sat 24-Oct-15 07:59:45

I'll keep an eye on it for other mastitis symptoms then. I did get mastitis while pregnant too, so quite prone to it!

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