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Overland Park, KS
A 26-year-old female asked:

I had a child in august of last year. i do not breast feed. now have pockets of puss. when squeezed blood comes out to. cancer runs in my family. ?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
More likely infected: Whether you BF or not the lacteals that provide milk to the baby can open and allow skin germs to penetrate your breast and trigger a breast abscess. Squeeze these & blood & puss will come out.

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Last updated Apr 9, 2017

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