Puerperal interstitial mastitis


Features are of inflammatory evidence of lactating breast interstitium, without affection of lactiferous ducts, or evidence of definite neoplastic process,  which along with the clinical features, are representing puerperal interstitial mastitis.

Follow up after the period of conservative management if no improvement, which could be due to insufficient treatment, is required to rule out the potential complication of abscess formation, or the less likely possibility of underlying inflammatory breast cancer