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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   i have lumps in my breast, i'm married
Doctor :   ok
User :   i'm 22yrs old
Doctor :   so how would u like to know about
User :   is that i have breast cancer
Doctor :   lumps are of various types
Doctor :   not all of them are cancer
Doctor :   there may be
Doctor :   cysts
User :   nipples are yet to grow
Doctor :   fibroadenomas
Doctor :   pseudolumps
Doctor :   last one is breast cancer
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i didnt get u
User :   though the size of breast is normal but nipples are very tiny
Doctor :   k
User :   n both the breast is got lumps....!
User :   i'm yet to consult a doctor
Doctor :   so how long have being the lumps there
User :   long time
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how many months of years
Doctor :   or years
User :   more than 5yrs
Doctor :   k
User :   discussed with my mom abt this
Doctor :   does the lump size same
User :   she conveyed tht this common will become alright
Doctor :   all these years
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   or grown in size
Doctor :   any discharge from nipple?
User :   infact the left one bigger and later reduced now the right is becoming biger
User :   no discharge
Doctor :   ok
User :   but i can see cracks at the tip of the tiny nipples
Doctor :   is the lump hard or firm?
Doctor :   ok
User :   it is harder
User :   could u pls suggest me some home treatments
Doctor :   is the lump movable
Doctor :   sure
User :   yes
User :   will this lump prevent me from becoming pregnent
Doctor :   no it wont
Doctor :   dont worry
Doctor :   treatment for ur lump depends on the type
User :   if i become pregnent, how will i feed my child
Doctor :   so it needs to be investigated
Doctor :   there wont be any problem with feeding
User :   wat do think of this symptoms
Doctor :   infact ur nipple wil be fine to feed ur baby
User :   its very tiny
Doctor :   u mean cancerous lump isit
User :   yes
Doctor :   u should be fine when u started feeding
Doctor :   some people do have inverted nipple
Doctor :   still baby will be able to feed
User :   should i consult a doctor
Doctor :   u can see a gynaecologist
Doctor :   get a scan done
Doctor :   ur doubt will be cleared
Doctor :   A cancer lump will have an irregular shape (not round) with a pebbly surface, somewhat like a golf ball. It will be very hard, like a slice of raw carrot. It may not be moveable during a
Doctor :   breast examination
Doctor :   clinical breast exam and a mammogram will help to clear up the diagnosis.
Doctor :   from the history i can think of
User :   so wat do u think with the symptoms
Doctor :   lump is likely to be
Doctor :   fibroadenoma
Doctor :   or pseudo lumps
User :   wat do mean by that
User :   could please tell me in brief
Doctor :   fibroadenoma is usually seen in teens and women of ur age group
Doctor :   yep
User :   some times it pains a lot
Doctor :   fibroadenomas are benign group of cells that support other kinds of cell in your breast. These are made of fibrous and glandular tissues.
Doctor :   to confirm either of the two
User :   is that a disease......
Doctor :   mammogram and ultrasound along with breast examination
User :   both as u mentioned pseudo lumps & Fibroadenoma
Doctor :   thats usually seen in
Doctor :   teens and youngers
Doctor :   5
Doctor :   5%
Doctor :   yep
User :   is tht curable
Doctor :   it can be
Doctor :   ya perferctly curable
Doctor :   nothing to get worried
Doctor :   just u had lump
Doctor :   to be sure it not cancerous
Doctor :   we need to comfirm with few tests
User :   since i was in school i have these lumps
Doctor :   ok
User :   infact i was recently married
User :   my husband boubted tht it is a breast cancer
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does any one in ur family have history of breast cancer?
User :   and now i'm at my mom's place, my inlaws are very orthodox
Doctor :   unlikely
User :   no
Doctor :   then chances are less
User :   this my lead to breakup my relationship with my husband
Doctor :   nothing will happen
Doctor :   ur normal
Doctor :   just a lump
Doctor :   be calm
User :   thank u so much
Doctor :   see many girls have this problem
User :   u guys are doing a great job
Doctor :   ur the only one having such problem
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Doctor :   thankx

Doctor :   Could I confirm your contact details so that we can fix the appointment
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User :   there was pop u to fill some application
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   we can refer u to surgery for the breast lump
User :   now is there a treatment to make my nipples to grow
Doctor :   would u like us to fix an appointment
User :   sure
Doctor :   once u have pregnancy
User :   but surgery i'm not so sure
Doctor :   ur breast increase in size
Doctor :   ok gynaecologist
User :   yes r u suggesting some doctors whom i can meet
Doctor :   yep we can fix u appointment with best doctors in field
User :   should meet a gynaecologist now
Doctor :   if u wish so
User :   sure
Doctor :   yep
Doctor :   can u confirm ur details
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User :   yes
Doctor :   when u would like to have appointment
User :   say this weekend saturday
Doctor :   ok fine
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Doctor :   anything else u want to ask
User :   sure............!
User :   thank u so much...! u was of a great help to me
Doctor :   ur welcome
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