Maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health

Mastitis: causes and management

World Health Organization

Publication details

Number of pages: 45
Publication date: 2000
Languages: English, Bahasa, French, Russian, Spanish
WHO reference number: WHO/FCH/CAH/00.13



This review aims to bring together available information on lactational mastitis and related conditions as well as their causes, to guide practical management, including the maintenance of breastfeeding.