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Can Mastitis Happen After Weaning
I am suffering from mastitis for the 4th time in 3 months; is it possible to wean on one side only?
Discourage nursing: Your toddler should be eating all foods by this age divert his attention from nursing by offering his favorite food .You may not be producing much breast milk by decreasing nursing frequency ,the production will go down .You won't get mastitis but may be little congestion of breast for a short while . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not very often: Mastitis is inflammation and infection of the breast tissue. Commonly happen from contamination from own skin, staph or strep are the most common bugs. Its also associated with micro trauma or contusion/ compression of breast tissue plus blockage on the tiny pipes of the gland . Sometimes required just warm compress and oral antibiotics. Occasionally incision and drainage by the surgeon ...Read more
Had underwire mastitis and breast infection went to local surgeon cleaned wound after popped but there is still bleeding and mucus coming from wound?
Wound care: Your surgeon is your best place to start. Sounds like you are still inside the 90 days after surgery, so call and make an appointment. In the meantime, okay to shower, wash the area with mild soap, rinse well, pat dry, then hairdryer the wound. What you describe is within the normal expectations for your mastitis/breast abscess. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a mastitis after i gave birth to my son and til now i can still feel the mass in my left breast.. Can it be develop into cancer ? Im worried..
Not usually, but....: Mastitis and breast abscess can develop in the young mother after childbirth because the milk is not emptied out in the breast. So it is important to pump the breast if the child does not suckle properly or you are unable to feed the infant in a timely fashion. A tender lump usually means it is an abscess and you need to see a surgeon. No lump in the breast should be neglected. See your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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