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swelling above breast

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Breast pain: You MUST see your Gynecologist as soon as possible. Please let me know what develops.
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Please see your GP: My advice is not to ignore such a problem in the breast. There are quite few causes to think about from simple hormonal problem to infection and even ... Read More

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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mirela Cernaianu
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breast swelling: Any painful swelling in a breast should be examined by a physician and if a lump is felt that he/she would order studies to evaluate it like an ultras ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abdominal hernia ?: If you have previous abdominal surgery, or this "bulge, swelling" is in a straight line vertical below your ribs, a hernia may be the cause. Occasion ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
16 years experience Family Medicine
Lipoma?: Interesting location, could be a lipoma. I doubt anything serious. If it gets bigger let's have you be seen to be sure it's nothing dangerous.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Typical : Anyone having intercourse without birth control or condoms may get pregnant. If intercourse was within 72 hours you consider taking emergency contrace ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Motoki
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Post Operative Care: It would be advisable to communicate with your surgeon before engaging in strenuous activities. Your surgeon has the most complete knowledge about th ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
ER can evaluate: Shortness of breath is not normal, unless it is the mild temporary shortness of breath with sports activities (but even then, one must be sure she is ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lauren Bickel
Specializes in Family Medicine
Hard to say: Swelling can be due to inflammation, allergic reaction(any new lotions/soaps? any itching or rash?) infection (usually painful when pressed), trauma/i ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Chest swelling: You may have strained your sternal cartilages from vigorous coughing. Apply ice for 20 minutes 4 times a day. If actual swelling, pain, redness or sev ... Read More

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