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Post Cancer: Pain in hand
So basically i diagnosed with breast cancer and had operation in which doctor removed mucous. After one year of operation i am feeling pain on my shoulders and on my operated breast, i dont know what is happening many times i went for checkup but the doctors said the reason of pain is just because operation, can i get permanent releive from the pain, also on the x ray and city scan its not showing anything, please consult accordingly.
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Dr. Abhinav Choudhary
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Shoulder pain & abnormal sensations are common after mastectomy, a physiotherapist can help you.
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Dr. Shubham Jain
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Please share details of the surgery done and any treatment taken after that
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Post Mastectomy patients can have pain or less sensation. As you said examination and investigations are normal, so no no need to worry about disease status as it is controlled. Regarding your problems you continue with shoulder exercises as advised and remain in follow up with your surgeon regularly. You can also take analgesic if problem is significant. But all this will settle with time.
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