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Hysterectomy done, removed ovaries, sore breasts, internal itching sensation, tenderness. Treatment?

I had a hystorectomy a couple years ago. They removed ovaries too. I have not had any breast tenderness until recently. Now my breasts are sore and I have this internal itching sensation in my left breast. It all seems bizarre. I do not have any insurance so I'm not sure if I should just wait and see if it goes away or if I should take it more seriously...
Fri, 4 Oct 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
Hello.
Thanks for writing to us.
The symptoms that you have described can be related to the hormonal changes like estrogen deficiency after a surgical menopause. These symptoms can be relieved by using a topical estrogen cream in the vagina.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Regards,
Dr. Rakhi Tayal ,
drrakhitayal@gmail.com
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