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Treatment for left side of chest during menstrual cycle - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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User :   I am a 23 year girl. I have some problems regarding my menstrual cycle and unwanted pain.
Doctor :   hello
User :   hi
User :   hello
User :   hi
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   please tell me in detail your problem
User :   i had my menstrual periods on 15th of this month and 17th of last month
Doctor :   ok
User :   last month i had less periods.. it came only for two days
Doctor :   is this the first time this has happened ?
User :   but this month it is somewhat k.. it came for five days
User :   ya..
User :   usually i have it for five days
User :   i have some pain on my left side of my stomach when i press it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any spotting ? between your periods ?
User :   i also get some stabbing like pain on my left chest
Doctor :   during your periods ?
User :   i didn't have spotting
Doctor :   what about the pain ?
Doctor :   is there any relationship to food with your pain?
User :   the stabbing like pain on my left side of chest came today and sometimes before the periods
Doctor :   ok
User :   i got the pain on the first day of my periods too
Doctor :   well that is normal dont worry
User :   and my first day bleeding was less. i barely used one pad. second day and third day i used three of them
User :   i had to say one more thing
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   please tell me
Doctor :   at your age such fluctuations are normal
User :   i had foreplay with my boyfriend two months back..
Doctor :   ok
User :   but my periods were normal in september
User :   i had this problem from october and november
User :   thats why i'm afraid of it
Doctor :   TRUST me there is nothing to worry about
Doctor :   foreplay has nothing to do with this
User :   i'm so scared
Doctor :   i can assure you
User :   he fingered me.. i'm afraid his might have got in..
User :   semen
User :   k..
User :   i hope i'll be fine
Doctor :   trust me you are fine
User :   why am i getting pain when i press my left side of stomach
Doctor :   does the pain happen when you are having your periods ?
User :   ya it came
Doctor :   ok
User :   ya pain came during periods too
Doctor :   then what it can be is a cyst, NOT DONT WORRY ITS NOTHING SERIOUS . but i do want that you can just get your self examined by gynecologist
User :   k .. if i ignored it.. will it get resoved itself
Doctor :   and i can assure you that the foreplay cannnot cause any menstrual pain
Doctor :   well if the pain is unbreable you should get it examined
User :   oh k.. i thought i might be pregnant
Doctor :   No thats absolutely IMPOSSIBLE
User :   i was confusing if it could be ectopic
User :   sir are u a gynaecologist
Doctor :   if you are pregnant you will NOT GET ANY PERIODS AT ALL
Doctor :   not even light or for 1 or 2 days
User :   ya.. but last month it came very less for two days
User :   so i was confused
Doctor :   pregnancy = no periods
Doctor :   well i am glad i was able to guide you
Doctor :   dont worry
User :   ya sure thank u
Doctor :   your most welcome
Doctor :   take care of yourself
User :   if i go to meet a local gynaecologist
Doctor :   you can always discuss your reports with me
User :   wat details should i asy
User :   oh k
User :   say
Doctor :   just say that you have pain during your periods
User :   i forgot to say this.. i have back pains too
User :   k .. will she check everything
Doctor :   you would be advised to take a ultrasound to see if there are any cysts
Doctor :   thats all
Doctor :   and if not then medications can treat it
Doctor :   there is nothing to worry about
User :   k doctor
User :   sir are u a gynaecologist ?
Doctor :   i am a general physician and i can guide you within my experiences
User :   k doctor thank u so much
Doctor :   your most welcome
Doctor :   take care
User :   thank you doctor
User :   bye
Doctor :   BYE BYE
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