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Experience:  GP at Whitstable Medical Practice
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Breast pain, Pain for a few months now. No I haven't used

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Breast pain
JA: How long have you had the pain? Have you used any medication for it?
Customer: Pain for a few months now. No I haven't used any medication.
JA: Got it. Have you seen a doctor about the pain?
Customer: No
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: I don't think so
Submitted: 18 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 18 days ago.

Good morning, I am Dr Ruff, thank you for contacting us today

Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 18 days ago.

I am sorry to hear you are experiencing this.

Please can I ask your age?

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
I will be 63 tomorrow
Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 18 days ago.

Happy Birthday for tomorrow!

Thank you. And have you had mammograms before?

Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 18 days ago.

Breast pain can often be due to underlying muscles. However breast pain that lasts more than a month should be assessed with an examination to ensure there are no lumps and to discuss if a mammogram is worth having/ultrasound to ensure all is okay.

I would ask your GP about this, they can refer you if they feel this is required.