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Fixed lump on the breast bone - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Breast Cancer
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi , i have a lump on my breastbone that has been their for months and i dont know what it is
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is it hard or sift?
Doctor :   soft
User :   hard
Doctor :   Does it move freely when you move it or is it fixed?
User :   its fixed but getting bigger
Doctor :   Has it been recently increasing in size?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and my chest round it is all red
Doctor :   Can you mention your age, height, weight and whether you have any health problems?
User :   i am 38 5'8 about 12 and ahalf stone , i have thyroid problems underactive
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is there any pain in the lump?
User :   no but i can feel it , its like a weight
Doctor :   Have you been feeling weak or fatigued these days, have you recently lost weight?
Doctor :   I suggest that you get this examined by a General Surgeon as it may need to be Biopsied.
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