Stopped breast feeding but still find milk in breast. Cure? - Online Doctor Chats
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My name is XXXXXX, and I am 24 year old, Married with 2year boy.
Query: I stop feeding to my son from november, but still I have milk in my breast. can can you suggest for this query.
Is the milk secretion more now from your breast?
I mean is it causing you any problem to carry on daily routine activities?
No, but when I press it will come out and it looks yellow in color.
There is no problem and no pain to my daily routine ativities.
There are medications available to suppress lactation
However, you should not take them unless there is a valid reason
okay, I want to know this is expected behaviour or should be taken care with any action.
If it will stop after some moths, or will we should take any action for it.
It should go away soon
No medical intervention is required for this
It should go away on its own
Okay, but my concern is, the milk in yellowish color, will that cause any problem, and what is the minimum and maximum period to stop the milk completely.
as I could see it is alreay 8month from stopping the feeding, so I want your best suggestion.
It can take up to 2 years to 2 and half years for complete cessation of lactation
It is yellowish because it is thick secretion
It is not infected
Do not worry about it
Oh, okay. then this is expected behaviour and nothing to worry as of now, am I correct?
Yes, you are correct
It turned yellowish from past couple of months, so is it happens before drying completely.
Yes, that is right
Yes XXXXXX, it's true
Thanks for your confirmation. and My husband had the concern about breast cancer because of this, is it right or wrong?
It is wrong
Is there a lump in your breast?
Sorry, I can't able to identify from my breast, to confirm there is a lump.
How to check it.
When I hold or press, it moves without any problem and there is no hardness in my breast.
Self examine your breast and feel for any lump
What if lump is there, will that cause any problem.
It is explained well in the link
What is mamography.
It is a radiological investigation like X-ray
Okay, how much it cost in India(Bangalore)
I am not sure on it
it should be less than 2000
One more problem, is to my husband.
He is felling the left ear is not as clear as right ear for listening.
As past two days, when he using ear phones, he found the differences.
How to rectify this and if possible, please assist me to consult the spealist of ENT doctor.
A general physician can examine him and remove any retained or impacted wax that is present
This is the common cause for decreased hearing
Okay, can you suggest me to doctor to consult, since I am new to bangalore. I am not sure, the best doctor for general or ENT too.
Where do you stay in Bangalore?
Kumarswamy Layout 2nd stage.
Near XXXXXXX hospital.
XXXXXXX hospital is good where in you can get both the doctors
Is it possible to mention the doctors name for both the problems.
Please confirm your contact number
Our customer care team will guide you further on this
Is there anything else you wish to discuss on?
Nothing else, Thanks for your time and patience to answer all my queries to complete satisfaction.
Pleasure is mine
And bye for now
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