Bloody nipple discharge in infants.

The Breast Clinic, Torbay District General Hospital, Torquay, South Devon TQ2 7AA, UK.
The Breast (Impact Factor: 2.58). 05/2006; 15(2):253-4. DOI: 10.1016/j.breast.2005.05.004
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ABSTRACT Though milky nipple discharge is frequently seen in neonates, blood stained discharge from the nipple is an exceptionally rare phenomenon. We noted a case of a three-month-old baby girl who presented with bilateral blood stained nipple discharge without signs of inflammation; engorgement or hypertrophy and which subsided without any intervention. This case is reported along with literature review about managing this rare condition.

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