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self breast exam while breast feeding??

are there any special instructions for giving yourself a breast exam at home when you're breastfeeding?

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khmymommi

Asked by khmymommi at 10:48 PM on Oct. 13, 2009 in Health

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  • Not sure, but one thing that comes to mind is it would probably be best to do it right after you nurse and your breast is emptied of milk so you can actually feel anything going on in there.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:54 PM on Oct. 13, 2009

  • I would think that you would do this the same way as a non-breastfeeding month.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 12:38 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

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