A 43-year-old male asked:
My wife is breast feeding. she complains of itching breast?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 17 years experience
May be an infection: If there is redness or a rash, this could mean that there is a yeast infection of the skin. Babies sometimes develop thrush in the mouth which mom can sometimes also develop on the breast. It can cause a very itchy breast. It can be treated with prescription ointments and creams, so i would recommend seeing your doctor or health care provider if this continues.
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Last updated Jul 5, 2015
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