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Irregular peiods, sore nipples - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hello.i have sore nipples and they are really painful ,i don't know what to do because my period is irregular and i don't know when it comes .their is no discharge coming from my breast its just the nipples hurting
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   I am
User :   hi im AAAAAAA
User :   i have sore nipples and they are really painful ,i don't know what to do because my period is irregular and i don't know when it comes .their is no discharge coming from my breast its just the nipples hurting
Doctor :   Reading plz wait
User :   ok
Doctor :   So ur periods are irregular
User :   yes it is
Doctor :   Is it nipples are total breast painful?
User :   just the nipple
Doctor :   How old are you?
User :   im 21
User :   are u there?
Doctor :   I am here
User :   hello
User :   ok so what is the problem
Doctor :   The irregular cycles may be associated with nipple pain
User :   ok so what should i do
Doctor :   First get the some tests to find the reasonm for irregular periofd
User :   ok i will do that
Doctor :   Get TSH - to look for thyroiud problem
Doctor :   prolactin harmone
User :   thank u.
Doctor :   progesterone whether ur ovaries are working
User :   i usually dont get my period for 4 to 6months
Doctor :   Also get Ultrasound of the P3eelvis to llok for ovaries
Doctor :   PCOD is bother some
Doctor :   It is the commo9n cause for irregukalr periods
User :   if i have problems with my ovaries can i still get pregnant
Doctor :   First u have to know the reason
Doctor :   There are always solution
User :   ok im just scared
Doctor :   I understanbd
Doctor :   But it is common probolem
Doctor :   Many have reason
User :   so im gonna go to my doctor an ask them to do a tsh on me correct
Doctor :   All of the above tests
Doctor :   TSH, prolaction, progesterone, Ultreasound of the pelvis
User :   im a medical assistant so im worried i always think the worst
Doctor :   You should not
Doctor :   So you have proble too
User :   yea i do
Doctor :   That is about pperiofds
Doctor :   Periods
Doctor :   You are like everybody
Doctor :   Regarding nipple painL: do u have dry nness in nipples
User :   nope i dont
Doctor :   DO u mean by pain in nipples
User :   i have pain in the nipples
User :   they hurt when i touch them
User :   or when i put my bra on
Doctor :   Do u get any diachrge like whire curdy thing
Doctor :   milk like discharge?
Doctor :   You should get Prolactin
User :   i had my husband suck on them and that made it feel milk like discharge
Doctor :   u mean sucking relieves ?
Doctor :   : u mean sucking relieves pain?
User :   yes thats what i mean
Doctor :   Ok
User :   is that normal
Doctor :   x Yea
Doctor :   if u get pain ever day that is normal
Doctor :   But sucking relieving pain , i do not thnk it is worrisome
Doctor :   But any way get Prolactin
Doctor :   If u get pain in breast with every periods that is Breast Disease
User :   when he sucks on it .it feels good the wetness but if i was to touch it or when im in the shower it hurts. what would prolactin do
Doctor :   Yea
Doctor :   Get Prolactin
Doctor :   Get the all the tests I have told u
User :   what does prolactin do
Doctor :   When the prolactin is very high, there is congestion in niplle because of secretions
Doctor :   Usually there will be mil
Doctor :   But not all cases may not have milk
User :   ok so right now i have milk in my boobs
Doctor :   Get the physical examination
User :   i will. if i have the exam does that mean im pregnant
Doctor :   So doctor will find any lump in breast or areola
User :   ok thank u
Doctor :   if u think u r pregant , get urine test
User :   ok
Doctor :   if u r pregant u get all these symptoms
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