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A 27-year-old female asked:

I had a tubal ligation nearly 5yrs ago, i don't drink smoke or take any medication or drugs but i'm lactating. what's the likely problem?

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Dr. Elise Sadoun
Family Medicine 15 years experience
Not normal: Lactating is not normal outside of the context of pregnancy and breast-feeding. You might have a hormone problem or a problem within your breast, like a mass. Please see your doctor about this. Good luck.

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