JOURNAL OF BREAST HEALTH, vol.11, no.2, pp.72-75, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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JOURNAL OF BREAST HEALTH
Emerging Sources Citation Index, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Mastalgia, anxiety, posttraumatic stress disorder, PREVALENCE
Objective: Mastalgia, the most important breast-related symptom, refers to the pain that arises from breast tissue. Not only hormonal reasons but also psychogenic factors may cause mastalgia. Mastalgia is a subjective complaint and includes emotional components. The present study aimed to investigate the relation between mastalgia and level of anxiety in females.