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Q: i have a sore knot in my left breast just above the nipple, what could this be?

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide
11/20/08 4:09pm

Hi Ashley: It could be a cyst, a fibroadenoma, a small infection... Usually breast cancer doesn't present it self with pain. Nonetheless, any breast lumps, sore or not, should be seen by a doctor. So best to make an appointment. Good luck - PJH

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By ashley, Community Member— Last Modified: 06/13/12, First Published: 11/20/08