A blocked milk duct is a common and painful problem during breastfeeding. Medela provides information about the causes and signs of plugged milk ducts and.
A plugged (or blocked) duct is an area of the breast where milk flow is obstructed. The nipple pore may be blocked (see Milk Blister), or the.
A blocked milk duct can make breastfeeding painful and lead to mastitis. Find out how to prevent and treat a plugged milk duct.
If you think you have a blocked milk duct, you can treat it at home to start with. If you think you have mastitis or a breast abscess, see your GP as soon as.
Plugged milk ducts, also called clogged milk ducts or blocked milk ducts, are hard, tender lumps that form in the narrow milk ducts of the breast.