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Lakeland, FL
A 31-year-old female asked:

I had baby 5 days ago and i'm breast feeding. i noticed on day 3 when my milk came in huge lumps under my armpits. what could be the cause ?

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Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
Pediatrics 36 years experience
See below: It can be inflammation in your breast, called mastitis with a reactive lymphadenitis in your armpit. Check with your ob/gyn doc. You can still continue breastfeeding.
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