A 27-year-old female asked:
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nipple and breast eczema on both breast from nursing my son. dr said it most likely wont go away until i stop nursing despite treatment. is this true?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
BREAST ECZEMA: You do not completely stop breast feeding. He meant because of irritation due to sucking of the baby , eczema will be recurrent after treatment.
Answered on Mar 31, 2013

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