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March 1972

Nursing Neuropathy: An Easily Remedied Problem of the Nursing Mother

Author Affiliations

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio
From the 6570 Aerospace Medical Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.

Am J Dis Child. 1972;123(3):247. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1972.02110090117019

Radial nerve neuropathy as an unusual complication of breast feeding is reported. The self-limited nature of the disorder is emphasized, and a simple, effective treatment suggested.