Mastitis: Either inflammatory or infectious in nature, mastitis is characterized by non-alarming and frequent breast inflammation in women who are nursing. Apart from pregnancy, mastitis can be caused by other health problems, such as diabetes or syphilis.
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Breast cancer: This is a malignant tumour made up of many cancerous cells. It should be noted that breast cancer is not the most common cause of breast pain, as patients of this disease are often asymptomatic.