A member asked:

8 yrs menopausal.7 yrs post op breast reduction. left side breast tenderness for 1 yr. gyno feels nothing. plastic surgeon feels nothing. says its from back t3 t4 nerve. its tender when shower water hits it or i brush against it. advice?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Your pain/discomfort features suggest allodynia or neuropathic pain caused by stimuli that should not cause pain otherwise. An interventional pain service would be best in order to complete workup and to initiate a therapeutic trial.

Answered Aug 21, 2022



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