Why do my boobs itch and hurt
Itching can also be a sign of a cancer called Paget's disease. Although rare, itchy breasts that are accompanied by nipple discharge and any fixed and growing lump qnd the breast should be taken more seriously. Getty Images. Infections and tumours both benign and cancerous may also cause localised breast pain. Advertisement - Continue Reading Below. If you think you have mastitis, call your doctor, since you may need an antibiotic. Hormonal changes occur during menopause, like a drop in estrogen production.