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Is breast cancer painful

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anonymous

Learning About Breast Cancer 4 months
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  • André Roberts Profile
    anonymous
    Stage 1 Patient
    No, most breast cancers are not painful. Most times it's not even detected other than in a mammogram. Now of course if your feeling something in or around the breast area and your touching it all the time, yes it may hurt. If there is something abnormal get it checked out. Prayers to you.
    4 months Comment Flag
  • Betti A Profile
    anonymous
    Survivor since 2013
    Not usually but suppose it could be.
    4 months Comment Flag
  • brenda gregory Profile
    anonymous
    Survivor since 2012
    My breast didn't hurt,but there was a spot that was sore if I pressed it..turned out to be cancer...
    4 months Comment Flag
  • Daniella Serven Profile
    anonymous
    Learning About Breast Cancer
    I was diagnosed twice! Second time I had pain in my sternum which made me feel better. One I had bilateral mastectomies 9 years before and "cancer is not supposed to hurt, right? Well tumor grew at the sternum and felt like a bad bruise.... so yes it can hurt. When in doubt check it out!
    4 months Comment Flag

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