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Is mastatitis is a form of staphylococcal infection that effect breastfeeding women. Is it dangerous?
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Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Relatively Benign
It is common for the breast to get infected by the local bacteria during breastfeeding.
You should continue to breast feed during this time. Your doctor may choose to prescribe an antibiotic during this time to aid in the recovery process.

In brief: Relatively Benign
It is common for the breast to get infected by the local bacteria during breastfeeding.
You should continue to breast feed during this time. Your doctor may choose to prescribe an antibiotic during this time to aid in the recovery process.
Dr. Rahil Malik
Dr. Rahil Malik
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology
In brief: Cancan be
This can be a problem and it could get serious enough to cause death but it is rare in breastfeeding woman.

In brief: Cancan be
This can be a problem and it could get serious enough to cause death but it is rare in breastfeeding woman.
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dr. Robert Jackson
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