Pediatric Surgeon, Department of Surgery, Maghlaoui Brothers Hospital, Mila, Algeria
*Corresponding Author: B Hamillour, Pediatric Surgeon, Department of Surgery, Maghlaoui Brothers Hospital, Mila, Algeria.
Received: June 30, 2020; Published: July 28, 2020
Neonatal breast enlargement often occurs during the neonatal period is a common response which occurs under the influence of falling levels of maternal estrogen at the end of pregnancy . This situation takes place in both sexes without prevalence, with sometimes milk secretion . Spontaneous resolution requires reassuring parents [1-4]. Mastitis or abscess of the breast in the newborn is a rare condition which is observed in 5% of cases . Staphylococcus aureus is the bacterium commonly responsible for all major of breast abscess . Ultrasonography as an essential non-invasive diagnostic approach is well recognised as a first-line examination in the setting of breast abscess . Our case illustrates the importance of rapid surgical management as a compliment to medical treatment and the ideal time to undertake surgical breastfeeding in order to avoid serious complications as generalized sepsis breast hypoplasia, and scarring .
Keywords: Mastitis; Newborn; Breast Abscess; Surgery
Citation: B Hamillour. “Priority Setting in Surgical Management of Breast Abscess in Newborn: Case Report”. Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 4.8 (2020): 100-102.
Copyright: © 2020 B Hamillour. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.