Mastitis and breast abscess


Key articles

World Health Organization. Department of Child and Adolescent Health and Development. Mastitis: causes and management. Geneva: WHO; 2000.Full text

Crowe DJ, Helvie MA, Wilson TE. Breast infection. Mammographic and sonographic findings with clinical correlation. Invest Radiol. 1995 Oct;30(10):582-7. Abstract

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