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Can a woman with breast cancer breast feed?
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Dr. Travis Kidner
Surgery - Oncology
In brief: Possible
It is possible, but this is best discussed with your oncologists who can discuss further based on your individual treatment plan.

In brief: Possible
It is possible, but this is best discussed with your oncologists who can discuss further based on your individual treatment plan.
Dr. Travis Kidner
Dr. Travis Kidner
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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
In brief: Yes
Prior breast cancer does not Prohibit a woman from breastfeeding, however, the affected breast may not prodice much milk if treated by radiation therapy.
Furthermore, any medication that you are taking, including chemotherapy, may be transmitted in the breast milk and should be avoided.

In brief: Yes
Prior breast cancer does not Prohibit a woman from breastfeeding, however, the affected breast may not prodice much milk if treated by radiation therapy.
Furthermore, any medication that you are taking, including chemotherapy, may be transmitted in the breast milk and should be avoided.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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