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Tuesday, December 10, 2013
I felt a knot on midle of my right breast above the nipple it hepand ower night its hard hwen I touch it Im 28 and I haw been under a lot of stres leatly could you give any gues what it may be?
Sometimes one can feel lumps or knots in the breast just before a menstrual period, particularly in young women like you. If you feel this knot has not disappeared in the next few days, please see your family doctor or gynecologist for a clinical breast exam. The chances that this is cancer in a young woman like you is low but any lump that is persistently felt needs to be brought to the attention of your doctor.
Bhuvaneswari Ramaswamy, MD
Assistant Professor of Medical Oncology
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University