A breast abscess is a painful, pus-filled lump under the skin of the breast. Breast abscesses can be a complication of mastitis, which is an infection of the breast. These lumps are more common among females who are lactating.
Skin rash and redness
In one breast
In both breasts
Breast sore to the touch
Movable, compressible and feels like there is a liquid inside
Feeling of heat in the breast
Greater than or equal to 38°C (100.4°F), Less than 38°C (100. 4°F)
In the first 6 weeks after giving birth
or Hard breast
Enlarged or swollen lymph nodes
Under the armpits
Release of fluid from the nipple
or Newly inverted nipple
Rapid heart rate
If you have Breast Infection, then visit a breast surgeon as soon as possible.