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Do you have cough?
Throughing up phlegm?
no fever no cough had some congestion nasal last week
Thank you very much for the useful information Brian.
Right now you can take Motrin or Aleve for control of pain and discomfort.
This lump can be an inflammatory mass (such as an abscess), but if these are present bilaterally then most likely these represent painful enlargement of breasts (gynaecomastia).
There are many reasons for this including hormonal abnormalities, tumors in the body, drugs (like alcohol) and many others.
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Therefore its imperative to have an evaluation soon just to make sure there is nothing seriously wrong going on, which will help put your mind at ease as well.
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