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Breast pain during period - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi, may I answer your health q
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   Hello
Doctor :  
Proceed with your query
User :   i want to ask this query to a ladies specialist
User :   is that possible
Doctor :  
If you want to consult a gynecologist
Doctor :  
then I shall give you the link
Doctor :  
where in you can get a email response from the gynec or even a phone c
User :   i am having pain in my left breast...
User :   i hav this almost 9 months...
Doctor :   You can proceed
User :   but this pain is not there all the days
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
When is it mainly prominent?
User :   i checked in google related to breast cancer
Doctor :  
It does happen during periods usually
Doctor :  
you need not worry about breast cancer
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as most of the cancers are painless
Doctor :  
and does not produce pain initially
User :   yeah but iinitially i tot that it is due to that...cos i had the pain in both left aswell as right
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   but since 9 months..though taking pain killers..it does nt go..i had consulted a doctor...she prescribed some medicnes...but in vain...
Doctor :   Ok

User :   medicines
Doctor :  
What was the diagnosis made?
User :   she dint do any diagnosis...she jus checked and told it cud be due to muscle sprain..
Doctor :   Ok

User :   i dont find any lump either..
Doctor :  
fine
Doctor :  
that is the key for cancer
User :   but this is making me scary every day
Doctor :   Ok

User :   when i get this pain my shoulder also pains
User :   can u tell me why?
Doctor :   It is the referred pain

Doctor :  
as there shall be cross connections b/w the nerves supplying the area
User :   cannot lift my hand ...
Doctor :   Ok

User :   its only 2 weeks my periods got over..
Doctor :  
And if you touch it does it pain more?
User :   yeah
User :   i dont sleep with my left side down
User :   cos it pains
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
And does the pain fluctuate with your cycle?
User :   periods?
Doctor :  
Yes
User :   yeah
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
it is hormonal fluctuation
User :   do i need to undergo any tests?
Doctor :   that is causing pain

Doctor :  
I would suggest you to get an examination by another gynecologist
Doctor :  
and that shall resolve
User :   oh...
User :   sure
Doctor :  
and certain medication therapy is quite sufficient in your case
User :   oh..tat wud be gr8
Doctor :  
mainly it has to be seen for any cysts, infections, etc
Doctor :  
and if that is ruled out
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then medications for just pain
Doctor :  
meaning certain hormonal preparations
User :   could you provide me some contact information of any doctors whom i can contact and get the tests done ?
Doctor :   Sure

Doctor :  
I shall do that
Doctor :  
Give me a minute
User :   psurReE
User :   Would be nice if it is Ladies Specialist
Doctor :   Sure

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