Check Your Symptoms
If you answer yes to any of the following questions, click on the "Yes" in front of the question for information about how soon to see a health professional.
health risks that may increase the seriousness of your
Do you have any of the following symptoms? If you
do, evaluate those symptoms first.
- A cut: Go to the topic
- A puncture wound: Go to the topic
- A bite: Go to the topic
Animal and Human Bites.
- An injury to the
breast or chest: Go to the topic
Do you have symptoms of a breast infection?
Do you still have symptoms of a breast infection after taking antibiotics for 3 or 4 days?
Do you have breast pain that is not related to your menstrual cycle?
Do you think your breast problem may be caused by a medicine?
Do you have a lump in your breast or change in the size or shape of a breast?
Do you have any other breast problem?
If a visit to a health professional is not needed immediately, see the Home Treatment section for self-care information.
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
September 09, 2011
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