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Should your breasts leak while pregnant?


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2005-10-18 21:00:05
2005-10-18 21:00:05

My breasts started leaking at around 7 months. It's your milk ducts getting ready for you to nurse the baby.


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No. One of the most common reasons that breasts leak is because the woman just had a baby. If the breasts are not expressed regularly while a woman is lactating, they will get sore and they will leak. If the breasts leak at any other time, it could be a medical symptom.

Once your breasts fill with milk, the nipple can be squeezed to expell the liquid. Also while pregnant the breasts can leak something called colostrum which is what the baby eats when it is first born.

You should have your breasts checked by a doctor because sometimes this is a symptom of breast cancer.

The pill mimics pregnancy, so the breasts of many women swell and leak while they are taking it.

Lactating when you are not pregnant may be a sign of a hormone imbalance. It is not serious but you need to get checked by a doctor.

In my experience, breasts do not leak until after you have given birth and are actively breastfeeding.

The female breasts should not "leak" unless you have recently given birth. If you have discharge at any other time (not pregnancy related), it should be checked by a doctor.

Yes there are chances of milk leaking when the breasts are fondled.

No because it only leaks when you give birth.

No, breasts leak in the latter part of pregnancy.

All woman are different. Some don't leak until they start nursing, some start to leak within 5 months. It all depends on your body.

It is sometimes normal if they have been pregnant for a while.

Can't think of any reasons that would not require a visit to your doctor. Get an appointment ASAP.

In the third trimester, some pregnant women begin to leak colostrum from their breasts. Colostrum is the first milk that your breasts produce for the baby. It is a thick, yellowish fluid containing antibodies that protect newborns from infection.

You cannot tell when you are one week pregnant. Because the fetus is not big enough to see. But leaking of the breast is a sign of pregnancy.

No, your breasts will not leak at 16 weeks after development. However, you will get an extremely heavy white/yellow discharge.

Every woman and every pregnancy is different. Some women may leak as early as 4 weeks of pregnancy while others may not leak until after birth. If you have concerns you should speak with your dr.

Some gland in the boob is making the milk that will feed the baby and it makes too much so it leaks some out.

There is a chance you could be pregnant. Even during pregnancy, women may experience period-like bleeding or spotting. But not many experience breast leakage early in pregnancy, while it is possible. You could very well have a hormonal imbalance. You should definitely consult your doctor.AnswerThere is a very strong chance that you are pregnant. I would go to the doctor and suggest him to test your prolactin level and thyroid, both of which will tell you if their is a hormonal imbalance causing the leakage. AnswerHeavy breasts during a period is normal. Some womens breasts do leak but you need to see your doctor to make sure it isn't pregnancy related or a breast infection.

If the condom did not break nor leak, then the woman will not get pregnant.

No but if the water is over 99 degrees feronhight it could cause death and if your breasts are in the water it could cause them to leak.

Some women who are breast feeding have leaky breasts. Otherwise it should not leak. Consult a doctor.

Some breasts leak every time there is a letdown or milk ejection. Some women don't leak at all. It has to do with the individual anatomy of each breast. Some women leak in the early weeks as their bodies are just beginning to produce lots of milk and then stop leaking. Leaking breasts do not tell you how much milk you are making.

Yes, hormones are already ready. The more you play with it the more you will leak.

Normally the breasts leak after the baby is born but they can leak a little toward the end of pregnancy.

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