Breast pain

Pain - breast; Mastalgia; Mastodynia; Breast tenderness

Breast pain is any discomfort or pain in the breast.

Female Breast

The female breast is either of two mammary glands (organs of milk secretion) on the chest.

Breast pain

Breast pain can be due to many possible causes. Most likely breast pain is from hormonal fluctuations from menstruation, pregnancy, puberty, menopause, and breastfeeding. Breast pain can also be associated with fibrocystic breast disease, but it is a very unusual symptom of breast cancer.



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