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Breast Abnormalities and Other Symptoms
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11/20/2017i can feel a weird lumpy thing in my right breast and its scaring me but i can feel something in the left one but not as hard. i am wondering what it is. also does it matter if my right breast is significantly smaller than the left one. I am 17 years old and it is really scaring me.
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11/20/2017Not unusual for one breast to be bigger or smaller than the other side. your breasts are still developing so it is common to have these kind of lumpy spots too. sometimes a harder lump can be a fibroadenoma. that's a benign lump. sometimes these are benign cysts too. you are old enough to now be seeing a gynecologist so consider getting a clinical breast exam for peace of mind.

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