Milk fistula

A milk fistula is a situation where a fistulous connection develops between there skin and the lactiferous ducts. It is rare but potential complication if a core biopsy or excision biopsy of the breast is performed in a lactating patient.

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Article information

rID: 15773
System: Breast
Tag: stub, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Milk fistulas
  • Milk fistulae
  • Milk fistula in breast
  • Milk fistula in the breast

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