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Breast Abnormalities and Other Symptoms
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12/1/2017Hello, I have been diagnosed with ovarian cysts a year ago and since then I've had a lot of hormonal issues This past six months I have noticed both of my breasts are red and a circular pattern symmetrically around my nipple the left one being a bit more red than the right one. I am also noticing deep blue veins more prominitley. The redness looks like broken capillaries almost. I am so scared this is something terrible and I can't find any images of what it may look like. They are heavier and saggier and bigger but skin is very thin and I don't have lumps or dimples or orange peel skin. They are sore. Any ideas?
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12/1/2017Really not sure but doesn't sound like breast cancer if that is what you are worrying about. if they have enlarged in size then usually due to hormonal changes and when breasts enlarge blood vessels can appear closer to the surface. being symmetric is a good sign.

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