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Painful red boil on the breast - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi im 31 yrs old and a mother of 1 child and recently undergone an abortion ,i have a red boil like inflamation on my left breast with a bruised appearence its painful if i touch it.pls advise what shud i do before going to doctor for physical examination.                                                                 
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Doctor :   I am Dr.
User :   Good afternoon Dr
User :   im 31 yrs old and a mother of 1 child and recently undergone an abortion ,i have a red boil like inflamation on my left breast with a bruised appearence its painful if i touch it.pls advise what shud i do before going to doctor for physical examination
Doctor :   Do you mean the abortion and boil are related
Doctor :   When did the boil appear
Doctor :   What is the size of the boil?
User :   no i dont know earlier it happened but bols cured by themselves...im scared because i read many articles on net perhaps this can be cancerous one
User :   abortion happened 9may this yr and boil appeared 1 or 2 days earlier 26 june
Doctor :   Size of the boil?
Doctor :   Is it only one boil?
Doctor :   Do you have boils anywhere else?
User :   small like a pea
Doctor :   Do you have fever?
User :   no now where but i had rashes from second pregnancy which r getting cured themselves
User :   1 boil
Doctor :   Do you have fever?
User :   no fever no sensation until i touch it
Doctor :   Does it contain fluid or pus?
User :   it has red appearance
Doctor :   You can apply FUSIWAL cream thrice a day
User :   doesnt seem so
Doctor :   Take Tablet COMBIFLAM
Doctor :   twice a day
Doctor :   for two days
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