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Posted by: Ozy | 2007/06/05

Could it be breast cancer

I am breast feeding and I have discovered a lump on my left breast, What are the chances of getting cancer while breast feeding? could it be milk glands or cancer? please help!!!!

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Dear Ozy
It could be a blocked duct or an infected milk gland - please let your gp have a look as this can make you quite sick and cause a breast abcess. Unlikely to be cancer.

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