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breasts during breastfeeding

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harris Lilienfeld
53 years experience Pediatrics
Breadt surgery : Problem best not to get any breast surgery or unnecessary manipulation while breast feeding.
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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Shouldn't: No elective surgical procedure should be done on the breasts, including fat transfer, during breastfeeding. The system should be allowed to settle for ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Mele
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Absolute No-no: Elective surgery of the breasts should always be delayed until all milk production has stopped. If you have a concern about your breasts, go see a doc ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Suman Das
Dr. Suman Das answered
54 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes.But: After breast reduction if you become pregnant your breast will get larger during pregnancy as before.But whether you will be able to breast feed is an ... Read More
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Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Grow not regenerate: First it is difficult to say of you will be able to lactate although it is very possible as long as the ducts were not transected. The residual breast ... Read More
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Dr. Barry Press
44 years experience Plastic Surgery
They can enlarge...: It is not very common, but I have done repeat breast reductions on women who previously had breast reductions, became pregnant, and had significant en ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paula Schaffer-Polakof
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Mammograms should not be done while breastfeeding. Wait about 3 months after you finish breastfeeding to do one.
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Breastfeeding: The mammo will have no effect on the baby. The lactational changes of the breasts will make make them more "dense" on the mammo, decreasing the sens ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Express: You can often manually express enough milk to allow the fore-breast/nipple to become softer & easier for baby to attach/feed. You may want to find ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joan Kinlan
52 years experience Psychiatry
Varies: Most people find this feeling goes away quickly and they try to ignore it. Some people use cold water or hot water and it helps. Think of how wonder ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Treat it : Untreated thyroid disease can be a problem for a fetus. Treated thyroid disease is not a problem. Make sure your thyroid is under control. It is saf ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
26 years experience Pediatrics
Well.... : Let's discuss two types of influence here, direct and indirect. In terms of direct influence to breast milk and baby from sunbathing, no there are n ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicole Jarvis
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A few things...: It could be a clogged duct - try soaking the area with warm compresses and massaging the area. Shooting pain can also possibly related to yeast. If th ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: While it is safe to breast feed you might consider monitoring the cues of your present baby to see if you can wean after a yr & before the new baby co ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Unclear question...: However, if a woman has swelling in her armpit area each time she has a baby and breastfeeds, she might have some extra breast tissue (milk-producing ... Read More

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