Gestational Gigantomastia: Challenges in Management and Follow Up

Poojari, Vidyashree G and Upadhya, Rekha and Pai, Muralidhar V and Ramachandra, L and Monappa, Vidya (2018) Gestational Gigantomastia: Challenges in Management and Follow Up. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 12 (8). pp. 3-4. ISSN 0973-709X

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Abstract

Gestational Gigantomastia (GG) is a rare condition that presents with excessive enlargement of breast which becomes uncomfortable and embarrassing. Here is a case report of a primigravida who presented to us with GG at term. Post- elivery she had abscess formation and difficulties in breastfeeding. She was conservatively treated by abscess drainage and lactation suppression.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cabergoline; Breastfeeding; Mastectomy
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Pathology
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Surgery
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 09 Aug 2018 04:34
Last Modified: 09 Aug 2018 04:34
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/151734

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