Conditions and Treatments from the Lactation Support Program

Branchial Cleft Remnant

A branchial cleft remnant is a birth defect that occurs in your child's neck. During the fifth week of fetal development, major head and neck structures are formed. The five pharyngeal arches (bands

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Mastitis

Mastitis is an infection or inflammation of the breast. Breast infections commonly occur in women who are breast-feeding when bacteria enters a crack in the nipple. A case of mastitis can leave you

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