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Lump in breast from 2 years - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   hello doctr
User :   hw u doin??

User :   i hv a query

Doctor :   Am doing good Tell me about you
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User :   me 2fyn..1 f ma close frnd is havin sum prob

User :   i wanna knw abt tat
Doctor :   sure
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User :   c is havin a lump in her breast 4 d last 2 yrs..
Doctor :   ok
User :   bt c dnt go 4 doctr
Doctor :   What has been the size and has there been any increase in it since the time it was first noted
User :   is it a serious mattr
User :   syz is almst same..i think

Doctor :   certainly it is since it will require examination to know whether it can be malignant or not
User :   ohh..
Doctor :   Small will not do is it roughly 0.5 mm in size or smaller than that
User :   bt c dnt hv oder symptmz
Doctor :   or any thing bigger than that since these are the common once
Doctor :   Initially the malignancy has no Symptoms at all
User :   bt c is havin 4 d last 2 yrs

Doctor :   but towards the later date it will or would have spread to almost all the other organs
Doctor :   What is her age now
Doctor :   Have you examined it
User :   26

Doctor :   Does it have Smooth Contours
Doctor :   or is it Rough
User :   itz nt smooth..c sayz hard
Doctor :   Does it move around or
User :   lyk a stone
Doctor :   is very firm and fixed
Doctor :   ok
User :   yeah it moves

User :   wat r d symptomz f tat
Doctor :   It will need FNAC to be done first and after that only the next line will be noted
User :   wt r d symptomz f tat??

User :   all lumpz may nt b tat na
Doctor :   You have mentioned that its Smooth and there are no attachments to the Underlying tissues
User :   i hv mentiond tat itz nt smooth

Doctor :   It could mostly be Fibroadenoma and that is Benign lesion that is non cancerous
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Then it will need FNAC at the earliest that is
User :   cancerous meanz fixed ir wat
Doctor :   Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology
User :   cancerous meanz fixed or wat?

Doctor :   No there are many Factors that decide if one can be Malignant
Doctor :   that is cancerous
User :   ohhhh
User :   so acc 2 u it may or may nt v cancerous?
Doctor :   It will need Examination to confirm
User :   fibrodenoma meanz?
Doctor :   and based on the FNAC that is Biopsy of the Tissue it will help us to know the process further
User :   acccha
Doctor :   that is Benign Leasion of the Breast where the Normal tissue undergoes the change
User :   hmmm
User :   so watz ur suggestion
Doctor :   Examination By the Surgeon and FNAC after that and based on the findings there next step pof management
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User :   all lumps may nt b cancerous na
Doctor :   Yes not all Lesions are but they need to be ruled out
User :   wat is mouthpouce
Doctor :   for Malignancy
Doctor :   Did not get that ?
User :   i read sumwhre tat sum lumpz r calld mothpouch which is nothin bt sun fatz

Doctor :   No i have not heard of it
Doctor :   they are medically called Fatty Lumps that is the aggregation of fat and
Doctor :   They are not more than 5mm in dia
Doctor :   any thing more than that will need evaluation
Doctor :   Present all over the body
User :   if itz more dn 5 mm..den it is cancerous?

Doctor :   No it can still be Normal Fatty lumps but then it will need to rule out the other causes
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   4 d last 2 yrs c dnt hyv ny oder symptomz

User :   still may it v cancerous??
Doctor :   ok but it would be good rather thanstay away and say that she did not have any symptoms till now so she should be fine for the future too
Doctor :   yes
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