Mastitis

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Mastitis on breast (viewer's right)

Painful blockage of milk ducts, caused by nipple trauma (ex. biting). Can be prevented by Lecithin and a proper latch technique.


The severity of the event can be lessened with Cephalaxin and/or a lactation massager (specialized waterproof vibrator).

See also WebMD.com's article about Mastitis.


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