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A 33-year-old female asked:

been feeling slight pain?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Some possibilities: Pain in the armpit can be from the skin, the muscles, the lymph nodes, the ribs, etc... The best person to see first is the primary care doctor, who can then refer to a specialist if he is not able to diagnose and solve the problem. A lump can be a cyst, a lymph node, an infected oil gland in the skin, a skin abscess, etc... (so a doctor should take a look).

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What's the gate control theory for pain?

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Duh!!!: You don't need to know because it will not help you care for yourself. Only if you are writing a research paper. For chronic pain begin a self-care with a wellness program of vits, magnesium glycinate, sleep hygiene, exercise, self massage, chiropractor, yoga, heat, epsom tub soaking, stretching all are needed. In my practice I use acupuncture and myofascial tissue release.
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I believe I have a large single milia (about 1/2" relativey flat) in the center of my cheat. I have been able to "empty" it once but it is painful. What is involved in removing it?

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A 18-year-old male asked:

I'm feeling a slight pulsing pain in my testies. What does this mean?

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Several things: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you.
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A 22-year-old female asked:

What would cause pulsing feeling below left rib cage and slight pain at bottom of rib cage?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
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Pulse feeling: Under the left rib cage is tye spleen, if it is tender and pulsating you need to see your doctor.

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