Lump found in breast

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A month and a bit ago I found a lump in my left breast under my nipple. It is the size of a grape and is smooth and is easily moveable. I went to my doc and he is sending me for a ultra sound and a mammogram at the end of this month. The only other symptom I had was a bit of pain in my breast but not an uncomfortable amount. I have read every article about whether it could be a cyst or a lump or whatever. I feel like it's just a cyst or something benign. I am 18 years old by the way. Anyways, what my question is, is can birth control give you lumps or anything? I was on tri cyclen for 6 months but my doctor made me come off of it when I saw him last (2 or 3 weeks ago) and today I noticed that the lump seems a little smaller, and I was wondering if maybe the extra hormones in my birth control could have lead to it!

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    Hi I don't think that birth control pill can give u lumps in breasts. But I am not a doctor. Best is to see someone that can help u. I hope is nothing serious and will go soon. All the best xx
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    Hi 

    I wouldn't have thought that a birth control pill can cause lumps in the breast but I am no expert so I can't be 100% sure.

    I really feel for you because I know from personal experience how worrying a time like this can be but you have absolutely done the right thing by consulting your doctor.  I sincerely hope that all goes well with your mammogram and ultrasound and that your result is 'clear' and your mind put at rest xx

     

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    Got the call back from my doctor and turns out that everything is fine! smile Thanks everyone
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    Glad to hear it.
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    Gald to hear that, everything's ok for you now! Cheers!

    I have my Lump removal when I was 12 years old and also 3 years ago. But tested to be ok too. Removal due to the size is quite big. Have monitored for a year or so but the size seems like its growing slowly. So doc adv to take it out.

    Cheers everyone! Stay healthy!

    Regards,

    TiffY (SG)

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