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Breast pain with horrible headache. What could be the problem?

my mom is having a breast pain in her right breast and she has been breast feeding for almost two years also she has a fever and a horrible headache she also has body ache but im asuming it's because of the fever? what could be the problem? this just started last night.
Asked On : Wed, 26 May 2010
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  Anonymous's Response
Hi welcome to Healthcare magic.
The most commonest cause of pain in a breastfeeding mom would be due to infection-which could be cellulitis or a breast abscess. So need to consult a gynacologist and get a check up done and take a course of antibiotics. Warm compresses would provide some relief from pain and take antipyretics for fever.
Hope this helps ... thank you .
Answered: Sat, 26 Mar 2011
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