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Pain in left side of chest - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help yoiu
User :   Hi, doctor! Iam . my problem is chest pain.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Would you please explain about it?
Doctor :   are you there
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi,
Doctor :   Tell Me
User :   I am experienceing pain in the left side of my chest
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   when I even attend my household work
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   Since when are you having this
User :   its not there all the time
User :   for last 2 yrs
Doctor :   And any medical History that you can provide us with.
Doctor :   Have you had an ECG done recently.. with regard to your Pain.
User :   in this regard I do not have any records nor I had any treatment
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   Yea but ECG was allright
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:
User :   38
User :   Married
User :   no kids
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   housewife
User :   Kammanahalli area
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   I feel it is the pain in bossom
User :   not heart
Doctor :   When are the times that you notice the Pain
User :   I experience the pain even in back side of the soulder and left hand
User :   no specific time
Doctor :   Where exactly that you can localize the Pain.And the Nature of the pain that you have,
User :   around left breast and above rib bones
Doctor :   With movements of your Arm does the pain Alter the site and is it muscular or bone type of pain.
User :   Yea it alters,could it be breast cancer?
Doctor :   Any burning sensation that you have along with the Pain
User :   its muscular
User :   no
Doctor :   Doesn't look like it
User :   no burning sensation
Doctor :   Any swelling in the breast or tender areas in the breast
Doctor :   Does the pain coincide with Your menstrual periods.
User :   it pains when I press
User :   yea its more during my periods
User :   even in my armpit
Doctor :   Any swelling that you have noticed in your breast
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   no swelling but it feels littel hard
User :   little , sorry
Doctor :   Ok.. does it have any size that you have measured
User :   can't measure, no boils
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   is it linked gastric trouble?
Doctor :   It could be Mastalgia.. with the history that you have provided..
User :   some times white liquid comes out of breast when I press the nipple
Doctor :   Thats why i asked you about the Burning sensation and
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   absolutly no burning sensation
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   but a kind of pricking pain
User :   what is mastalgia?
Doctor :   Then it would mostly be Mastalgia, Where in the
User :   is it curable?
Doctor :   Certainly it is Very much curable.
User :   who should I consult?
Doctor :   The hormaonal release that Takes place
Doctor :   During the Periods
User :   even after periods I experience this
Doctor :   simple lifestyle changes are suggested
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   wear a well-fitted sports bra
Doctor :   weight reduction, regular exercise and a reduction in caffeine intake
User :   I do not take coffee
User :   green tea is OK?
Doctor :   Yes thats the best for all health purposes.You may need to take a 3-6 months
Doctor :   Drug Which will be provided by the Gynaecologist..
Doctor :   Not all Types of Mastalgia are during the periods only.
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   3-6 months of treatment?
User :   yea I am
Doctor :   Certainly since it is The Hormonal balance that they need to attain.
User :   Should I consult a gyne?
User :   Could you suggest one?
Doctor :   Yes she will be the best person in this regard..
Doctor :   Please confirm these..
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Mobile : 91-0000
User :   OK
User :   right
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
User :   alright
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User :   thanks a lot Doc
User :   I will
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   Thats all Doc thank you very much
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User :   sure and bye for now
Doctor :   Bye
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