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Concerned about the lump in the breast - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I found a small lump in my breast
User :   I am pregnant, about 5-6 weeks
Doctor :   k sure we will help you
User :   it is hard, oval shaped, and painless
Doctor :   your age and occupation
User :   23, accountant
Doctor :   is it filled with any fluid or blood?
User :   i do not know, it doesnt feel spongy which is what i assume a fluid filled lump would feel like
Doctor :   what is the size and where exactly in the breast
User :   about an inch, maybe a little less and towards that top, where my breast tissue begins
Doctor :   k no need to worry if it is painless
User :   okay, that's good to know
Doctor :   is there any abnormal discharge from nipple
User :   could it be an inflamed milk duct?
User :   no discharge
Doctor :   just squeeze and see
User :   none
Doctor :   it can be due to inflammation or infection of breast or duct
Doctor :   we need to evaluate
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