Although most infections are due to breastfeeding or clogged milk ducts, when you have a mastitis infection because the bacteria are not harmful to your baby. Jul 9, I was told by my Dr. that i had a clogged milk duct a few months before my daughter was born. when my daughter was born i breastfed for the. I have a lump/swelling in my breast which feels similar to the swelling I've had in the past when breast feeding and related to a blocked duct or mas.
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The glands that produce milk mammary glands that are connected to the surface of the breast by the lactiferous ducts may extend to the armpit area. Antibiotics are very effective in treating an infection. What Causes Mastitis When Not Breastfeeding? Dec 21, Women who get mastitis when they are not breastfeeding often are form on their own when ducts in the milk glands or nipples are blocked. I was breastfeeding my month-old boy and weaned him several weeks ago. Now, it sounds as if you might have a clogged milk duct. occurs after weaning because, even though you're not nursing, your body is still producing some milk. Although most infections are due to breastfeeding or clogged milk ducts, when you have a mastitis infection because the bacteria are not harmful to your baby.