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Sensitive Breasts

Very Early Pregnancy Symptom

Symptom Details

Changes to your breasts can begin very soon after conception. This might be your first clue that you are pregnant! Increasing levels of hormones cause increased blood flow and changes to the breast tissue. As milk ducts and milk-producing cells develop your breasts may feel swollen, tender or very sensitive to touch. You may also feel throbbing, burning sensation or itchiness. Your breasts may also grow in size, feel heavy or change in shape.

Comparison Chart

The chart below shows a comparison between the number of times this symptom was experienced by pregnant vs non-pregnant women.


**NOTE: Data for 15-21 dpo tends to be lower than expected as many women stop tracking symptoms after a positive pregnancy test.

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What Day Past Ovulation are you? Is this a new symptom?
  • 4 weeks ago » mspayne0809 said:
    itchy and tingly feeling 9dpo
  • 5 weeks ago » wakeup79 said:
    0dpo and I and I felt a little uncomfortable but nothing serious!! #ttc
  • May. 13, 2014 1:07pm » KGlasgow said:
    Sensitive and tingly at 11 DPO. Not as bad today- been 3 days now.
  • Apr. 20, 2014 8:04pm » maplestone said:
    Breast aren't as sensitive as they normally are... But getting a pinching feeling all day... Not normal for me (13 dpo I think)
  • Mar. 4, 2014 1:49am » destinee<3 said:
    just started :-( 6dpo and so beyond sore
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