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Breast pain, no swelling or bumps. History of miscarriage. Done TORCH test. Reason? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 11-Jun-2013
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Doctor:Good Evening
Doctor:I am Dr. XXXXXXX here.
User:Hello doctor
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:I am experiencing continuous pain in breast...
Doctor:May I know your age?
User:What could be the reason...can u plz suggest?
Doctor:Ok. Is there any swelling or bumps which you can feel on touching?
Doctor:Are you feeling the pain in both the breasts?
Doctor:Sorry to ask, but may I know your gender?
Doctor:Ok. When was your last menstrual periods?
User:I got it today itself
Doctor:Ok. Since when did you start having this pain in breasts?
User:It's been nearly 10-15days
Doctor:Let me explain.
User:Before also I used to get it...but it was not regular
User:Yes plz
Doctor:It is common to have pain in breasts during menstrual periods. Sometimes the pain starts a few days before the period starts.
Doctor:Some people do experience breast pains during the middle of the cycle too.
User:So that means there is nothing to worry about
Doctor:Moreover, when the pain is in both the breasts, most common cause will be due to minor changes in the hormone levels.
Doctor:With your history, it does not seem to be anything to be worried about.
Doctor:You can wait till your periods are over. Wait for 2-3 days after that.
Doctor:If the pain is still there, then get it examined by a gynecologist, just to be on the sure side.
User:1 more suggestion I require
Doctor:But otherwise, you need not worry.
Doctor:Sure, please proceed.
User:I had a miscarriage sometimes back
User:I was suggested to go for torch test & did the same
User:But was unable to show the reports to doctor
User:I can tell u what the report reads....can u tell me if there is any issue or everything is ok?
User:Special test (ELISA)
User:Toxoplasma Igm
User:Interpretation- negative
User:Positive >0.65
User:Result- 14.8 IU/ml
User:Rubella antibody igm
User:Observed value- 0.064
User:Positive zone 0.229
User:Patient rubella Igm index value 0.27
User:Do i need to write interpretation as well?
Doctor:Is there any more tests?
Doctor:To me the Rubella tst seems normal.
Doctor:But Toxoplasma was positive.
Doctor:With the given reference values.
User:Rubella antibody igg
Doctor:Rubella IGG is positive too.
User:That means no prob?
Doctor:Sorry, I am not competent enough to say that, especially with regards to an earlier miscarriage.
Doctor:I would advise you to consult a gynecologist with these results.
User:Ok doctor
User:Thanx a lot
Doctor:Thank you for consulting me.
Doctor:Hope you have understood all my suggestions
Doctor:Is there anything else I could help you on?
Doctor:Hope I have cleared all your doubts.
Doctor:Have a Nice Weekend!!
Doctor:Bye for now.
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