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im confused?

are you supposed to have a breast exam at anytime during your pregnancy? i keep hearing people say they have 2 of them done, an ive never had one? am i supposed to ask for it? im confused =/

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Asked by akalei at 1:19 AM on Oct. 3, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Everytime I have gotten pregnant, my ob/gyn on the first visit does the normal pap and then does a routine breast exam by feeling for lumps. Not all doctors do this though.

    Answer by JAJA_Steele at 1:21 AM on Oct. 3, 2009

  • i have never heard of this either. i had one at my 1st visit but i was due for my yearly anyways. ask ur doc if ur concerend but i dont c why they would need it unless there were issues to begin with

    Answer by monroemommyof2 at 1:21 AM on Oct. 3, 2009

  • ummm now that you say that i might remember a breast exam, maybe not though i dont know

    Answer by staciandababy at 1:22 AM on Oct. 3, 2009

  • thank you ladies :)

    Answer by akalei at 1:23 AM on Oct. 3, 2009

  • I had a breast exam at the first appointment that I had my vaginal exam. I've never had one after that.

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 1:03 AM on Oct. 4, 2009

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