Mastitis symptoms

Symptoms could include:

  • Pain is a general term that describes uncomfortable sensations in the body, ranging from annoying to debilitating. Pain stems from activation of the nervous system and is highly subjective.
  • During the menstrual cycle, hormones cause changes in breast tissue that can lead to pain or discomfort in some women. While breasts do not typically hurt, occasional breast pain is not uncommon. Breast pain, also called mastalgia, is a common con...
  • Finding a lump on your breast can be scary. It's important to remember that most breast lumps are non-cancerous (benign).However, a breast lump can be a sign of cancer, so you should always seek a medical evaluation of any lumps or swelling you di...
  • Premenstrual breast swelling and tenderness is a common complaint among women. The symptom is part of a group of symptoms called premenstrual syndrome, or PMS. Premenstrual breast swelling and tenderness can also be a sign of fibrocystic breast di...
  • Sweet's syndrome is also called acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis. Its primary symptoms are skin lesions.
  • The term fever describes a body temperature that is higher than normal. According to the Mayo Clinic, normal body temperature is typically 37 degrees C, or 98.6 degrees F, though this can vary. A short-term increase in body temperature can help th...
  • The term "chills" refers to a feeling of being cold without an apparent cause. You get this feeling when your muscles repeatedly expand and contract.
  • Sometimes a person feels hot to touch due to illness or environmental situation that causes elevated core temperature. A compounding factor can be dehydration (lack of fluids.
  • Sometimes a person's skin feels hot to touch due to illness or an environmental situation that causes an increase is temperature.
  • An itchy breast or nipple happens to many people in their lifetime. This symptom has many possible causes, from skin irritation to more serious issues.
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