Identifying and treating plugged ducts, mastitis, and abscess.
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breast abscess, breastfeeding, breast pain, inflammation, lactation, mastitis
How to identify and treat plugged ducts, mastitis, and abscess.
Jane J. Balkam is an assistant professor of nursing at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland, Baltimore. Contact author: email@example.com. Evidence for Excellence is coordinated by Marianne Matzo, PhD, GNP-BC, FPCN, FAAN: firstname.lastname@example.org.