Posted by: Jenna | 2011-08-30

Pain in left breast

Hi Doc

About a week ago i turned around to speak to someone and with the turn i felt a sharp pain in my chest which went away after a few hours. About 2 days later i have started getting this sharp burning pain on my left breast, its not painfull its just more of a burning sensation. i dont feel any bumps or swelling anywhere, its just a constant burning feeling inside and only if i press on the bottom and side on a certain spot of my breast its sore on the pressure. What could this be? Should i go see the doctor or could it perhaps just be a nerve or muscle. I dont know if the sudden turn and the pain now are somehow related or if its just a coincidence as i have never had this pain in my breast before except mild pain round menstruation.

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The pain can be due to sensitivity of the breast tissue that might have been injured unwittingly. It is also possible that you have strained a muscle. You can take two Myprodol capsules, six hourly, for at least five days. If the pain does not subside or worsen, you should consult your doctor.


Dr Anrich

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