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atrophy of breast muscle

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph De Santi
29 years experience Family Medicine
Mushy Muscles: True atrophy takes years of disuse to occur. What you may be referring to is actual power. Muscle power depends upon recruitment of fibers. Working ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Purchase
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Double the time: I agree with the original answer. The concern is not true atrophy but the loss of power and performance. The typical rule is it takes twice as long to ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: I would suggest correcting the vitamin deficiency. an EMG may be considered by your PCP. A CPK and other markers may be ordered to determine if the mu ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Shahzad
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Fatigue : Get testosterone level checked . Also start B12 injections
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brent Galloway
14 years experience Family Medicine
Muscles : There are several different types of exercises to build up muscle in the chest wall. The most well-known is this simple push-up. There are free weight ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Many: hormones/weigh: There are many causes or breast atrophy but the two primary causes or hormone changes or weight loss. This is most common with cessation of lactation. ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
If it is a lump than: It is important to have it medically evaluated.
A 83-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Leyva jr
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your MD U are 83: Because of your age please see your internist for a minimum neuromuscular exam , possible ekg, and mammogram! yes a mammogram until god calls you!
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A member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Costochondritis: This could be rib pain, chest wall muscle pain, costochondritis. You can have your physician check this out.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Breast tissue: I feel for you! My 42 year old daughter has breast cancer and metastases. She will recover. You don't have cancer as I gather but you can certainly re ... Read More
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Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Pregnancy test: Please take a pregnancy test ASAP and visit your MD for a full exam to explore other causes. Good luck.

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