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my breast hurt and i dont know why

this mrning when i woke up it noticed that it hurted t lay on my left side because of my breast. ii hurt along the sides and at the base/bottom of my breast. i checked out my daughters mouth and from what i could see she DOES NOT have thrash or thrush (im not sure what they call it) anywhoo the breast has been giving me problems concerning milk production. im lucky if i get an ounce my other breast i can get 4-6 oz. im not sure whats goin on.

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breastfeeding mommy with 5 mth old

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Asked by Anonymous at 6:42 PM on Nov. 21, 2009 in Health

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  • It could be thrush, or possibly mastitis or a clogged milk duct. If you still are in pain on monday call your ob and get an appt.

    Answer by Carajust at 6:55 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • i totally agree with carajust . i hope d pain/discomfort goes away or lessens !

    Answer by happymom1988 at 9:24 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • Try lots of massage and hot compresses.

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:41 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

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