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What can be the reason that my 5 year old daughter's breasts are swollen and paining ?

Age 6 - Pain in her breast and its slightly swollen my daughter is 5.9 months is having pain in her breast its slightly swoolen.why is it like that?it normally happens during puberty why so early?? should i see a doctor?? she is 116 cms tall and weighs 21 she obese??she is very active girl.
Asked On : Sat, 29 Jan 2011
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Hi: breast enalrgement in a 5 year and 9 month child is not normal. It could be a sign of early or precocious puberty. Does she have axillary and pubic hairs. She needs to be examined by an endocrinologist and might require estimation of bone age and other hormones. If any thing abnormal detected she would require treatment. For further information and to consult an endocrinologist log on to
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