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Lump in left breast areola, redness, pain on pressing, expecting menstrual cycle. Causes?

I have a lump, (like the size of my thumb when i try to feel it) in my left breast areola and it is a bit red, warmer and slightly painful when I press. I am expecting my menstruation in a couple of days though, so I am thinking it may just be related to that. But I really am worried since this is the first time I had this. Please help. Do I need to see a doctor now or do I wait for a week and observe if changes happen?
Asked On : Sun, 13 Jan 2013
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It could be related to periods.
In case the lump or erythema increases possbility of abscess is to be concsidered

In case you need any further assistance, will be glad to assist you.

Wishing you happy and healthy life

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Dr Deepak K K
Answered: Sat, 4 Jan 2014
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