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My back behind my mastectomy side hurts????

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mollyz
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My upper back where i had the  mastectomy seems swollen im not sure if its been like that but i just noticed it, it does hurt its just a puffy area has any one had this ,my mastectomy was in 2010.~~MOllyZ~~

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sweetvickid
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May be lymphedemia check with your dr

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mollyz
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Joined: Sep 2010

I'm not sure if it's been like that since the surgery or not i just noticed it but im not sure which dr. to let know,my surgeon is the one who set my appointment up with a lymphodema specialist.thanks~~MollyZ~~

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