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10: Maintenance of Breastfeeding: The Mother
Support for the breastfeeding mother continues beyond the immediate postpartum period. The mother’s obstetric care professional should assess her breasts at various postpartum visits and be aware of the evaluation and management of various maternal problems and complications related to lactation.