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A 30-year-old female asked:

I weaned my son around 3.5 months ago. he was 2 and nursed twice daily. minor discomfort when weaning but have since developed tenderness in one breast and radiating to armpit. no lumps. feels similar to mastitis pain. still can express milk. ?

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Dr. Norma jo Waxman
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Try Warm compress: If you have any fevers or redness should be seen by a doctor fine to use a warm compress and see if it treats your symptoms

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Last updated Jan 24, 2018

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