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Sore/Sensitive Nipples

Very Early Pregnancy Symptom

Symptom Details

Changes to the breasts can begin very soon after conception. Increasing levels of hormones cause increased blood flow and changes to the breast tissue. This increase can cause sore or sensitive nipples, a change that can be enjoyable for some but painful for others. As your body adjusts to the new surge of hormones the pain should subside.

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?
  • 2 days ago » clairede89 said:
    Between 4-6 DPO had really sore nipples but at 7 DPO they seem fine. Why are our bodies so cryptic?
  • 1 week ago » Mlle_Abiola said:
    10dpo nipples are extremely sore
  • 1 week ago » VeronicaPaz said:
    12 DPO boobs are huge
  • 2 weeks ago » SarcasticLipstick said:
    11DPO Nips are sore and sensitive to the touch got a bfp today
  • 2 weeks ago » SarcasticLipstick said:
    11DPO Nips are sore and sensitive to the touch got a bfp today
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