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Can i breastfeed my baby if i have mastitis?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics 56 years experience
Mastitis: Yes, it is safe to nurse your baby with the infected breast. The main cause for the mastitis is your baby not emptying the breast during feedings.

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Last updated Mar 11, 2015

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