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TB patient can feed milk to baby ?

I am gland tb patient. also 15 months old child mother . Kindly advice any problm to child give feeding milk ? i am tb patinet over 8 months , but also 15months old child mother give some suggest any problme give brest feeding to child
Asked On : Tue, 8 Mar 2011
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Breastfeeding is safe after the mother has undergone treatment and is no longer contagious. Breast feeding is contraindicated when the mother is infectious and under treatment.

Regards Dr. Jagdish
Answered: Tue, 8 Mar 2011
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