Milky nipple discharge not associated with lactation, defined as >1 year after pregnancy or cessation of breastfeeding.
Does not include serous, purulent, o...
Determine possibility of pregnancy or recent discontinuation of lactation
Association with initi...
Identify and treat the underlying cause.
Avoid excess nipple stimulation.
Discontinue causative medications, if possible.
If SSRI/SNRI is implicated, trial of mirtazapine instead.
Bromocriptine patients require adequate hydration.
Discontinue dopamine agonist in pregnancy.
Check prolactin levels every 6 weeks until normalize...
N64.3 Galactorrhea not associated with childbirth
N64.52 Nipple discharge
78622004 Galactorrhea not associated with childbirth (disorder)
54302000 Discharge from nipple (disorder)
Galactorrhea is a common disorder, affecting up to 50% of reproductive-age women.
Galactorrhea is defined as bilateral milk production, usually milky, but can be varied.
Common causes in...
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