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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   good morning doc
Doctor :   Good morning
User :   i have some problem. may be its harmone problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   my nipples are swollen. and i could feel a hard lump inside
User :   but when i get goose bumps, it shrinks back normal.
User :   but the lumps are still there
Doctor :   What is your age
User :   30
User :   and this first appeared in 1991
Doctor :   ok
User :   my brother who is 4 years younger to me also had it. but his got cured automatically
Doctor :   Is it painful
User :   when i press the lump inside it is, but otherwise not. but looks awful
Doctor :   Did you get them on both sides
Doctor :   how large is the lump?
User :   yes on both sides, the lump will be 1.5 cm in dia approximately
User :   and seems it is somehow connected to the nipples
Doctor :   Do you have any discharge from the nipples
Doctor :   How long you have these lumps and are they reappearing,
User :   no discharge. and these are permanent right from day one i believe. i am not too sure but, as long as i remember , its right from the begining when the nipples actually swelled up.
Doctor :   Dont they subside any time, What do you mean by day one
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   yes, i remember they are from 1991
User :   but i don't remember, when the first occured. after the swelling or before the swelling
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor since ?
User :   no. my parent told me that its normal and it will become normal
User :   and i was in village, so they scared me with some olden techniques, like piercing and stuff like that
Doctor :   Yes during that age it was normal
User :   and it normally is harmless. doesn't hurt. only i can't wear skin tight t-shirts
Doctor :   But you said it remained for these long years
User :   but now i think i should do something about it
User :   yes
User :   i there are lot of guys and girls too with perky nipples. so i thought its normal
Doctor :   I hope this is not a major issue but i would suggest you to see a doctor
User :   yes, i just want to, know under which category it comes.
User :   i mean what kind of doctor should i visit.
Doctor :   It comes under Andrology
User :   okay.
User :   can you suggest anyone near my area
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   You can also see a general physicain also
User :   i live in bellandur, sarjapuar road, bangalore
User :   but i would rather go to an andrologist
Doctor :   I would review and one of our doctors shall call you and help you
Doctor :   Please confirm your details
User :   that will be great
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User :   thats right
Doctor :   are they correct
Doctor :   ok
User :   ya
Doctor :   we shall get hback to you then
User :   cool
Doctor :   ok bye
User :   thanks doc
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