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What is the treatment for breast infection?
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Dr. Sean Canale
Breast Surgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: Antibiotics
Breast infection/mastitis will usually respond to antibiotics and if lactating establishing proper emptying which is best done by breastfeeding.
If an abscess developes, it may require aspiration and/or open drainage.

In brief: Antibiotics
Breast infection/mastitis will usually respond to antibiotics and if lactating establishing proper emptying which is best done by breastfeeding.
If an abscess developes, it may require aspiration and/or open drainage.
Dr. Sean Canale
Dr. Sean Canale
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
Surgery
In brief: How severe
It depends the e tent and severity.
For early infection it s oral antibiotics and for advanced it may require drainage and intravenous antibiotics. It depends on bacteria type.

In brief: How severe
It depends the e tent and severity.
For early infection it s oral antibiotics and for advanced it may require drainage and intravenous antibiotics. It depends on bacteria type.
Dr. Rafael Lugo
Dr. Rafael Lugo
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