• Red (streaky), swollen, tender area of breast
  • Multiple blockages in breast
  • Fever, feeling of flu
  • Pain
  • Chemical or infective
  • Patient history – engorgement blocked duct / missed feed/s
  • Blocked duct with ruptured alveoli and milk leakage into connective tissue of breast is common situation leading to chemical inflammation

 

TREATMENT  As for engorgement.  If not treated infection may occur. View clinical protocols>>>…