Posted on: Sep 14, 2011 09:44PM
last night i had sudden onset stabbing breast pain which kept me awake all night. i still have the pain tonite in the lower right quandrant of my boob. there is no lump, just pain. i saw my onc today for a different reason and we talked about the pain, i have to go back in a week for another evaluation. if my arm rubs against my boob i wince in pain. it's not infected and at this point it does not look like i have shingles. has anyone had this experience before, if yes what was it? thanks!
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Sep 15, 2011 10:53PM sandejosgirl wrote:
I have no idea but I just found a lump on my ribs and wanted to shout out some support for you!!
Stephanie Dx 3/11/11 @ 33yrs old; DCIS & TNBC, stage IIaDx 3/11/2011, IDC, <1cm, Stage IIa, Grade 2, 2/15 nodes, ER-/PR-, HER2-
Sep 18, 2011 12:13PM melinda413 wrote:
What happened with this? Are you still in pain?
I had a random weekend of pain a few months ago and i freaked out, almost went to the ER but it went away the next week. I hope yours does too!
DX 7/6/07 @ age 25 - Medullary Carcinoma/Triple Negative/BRCA1+/ Bilateral Mast/ Recon failed/ DIEP @ NOLA 2010-Success!
Sep 20, 2011 07:52PM lulululu wrote:
melinda, nice to see your smiling face! i went to the onc b/c after massaging the area i broke out in petechiae and i thought my platelets were low and needed a transfusion. numbers are fine, no transfusion needed. talked about the pain, plan was if it is still there in a week (tomorrow), we were going to start a work up. i cancelled my appt for tomorrow because the pain is better, my boob still hurts but its not as bad as it was. the stabbing pain is gone, now i just have a sore boob. i think my onc is jumping the gun starting a work up after a week of pain so i am going to hold off a few more weeks. if the pain is still here in three weeks i will start the work up.
see you in philly!
Sep 20, 2011 08:06PM mrsnjband wrote:
Is it swollen? Pink or red? Could possibly be cellulitis or lymphedema. LE & cellulitis can cause pain. Hopefully the doctor will help you figure it out. NJ
Norma June, Bi-lateral MX 2008, Bi-lateral DIEP 2011Dx 1/10/2008, IBC, <1cm, Stage IIIb, ER-/PR-, HER2-Chemotherapy 01/25/2008 Adriamycin, CytoxanChemotherapy 03/10/2008 TaxolChemotherapy 05/29/2008 TaxotereSurgery 07/10/2008 Mastectomy (Right); Lymph Node Removal (Right); Prophylactic Mastectomy (Left)Radiation Therapy 08/11/2008 ExternalSurgery 08/15/2011 Reconstruction: DIEP flap (Right)Surgery 08/15/2011 Reconstruction: DIEP flap (Left)Surgery 12/12/2011 Reconstruction (Left)