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29 Mar 2003

Sore breast
Dear Gynaedoc
I am 35 yrs old.Have had the mirena in since last year Oct.My left breast is tender and feels swollen a lot of the time.My doctor did a exam and says all feels fine.Could it be hormonal and why is only the one breast tender
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

One would expect that both breasts would be tender if it were hormonal. There are other breast conditions which can cause tenderness, such a fibroadenosis. You could see if Evening Primrose oil helps.

Best wishes
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