Last update: Aug. 17, 2019

Echography

Very Low Risk for breastfeeding


Safe. Compatible.
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.

High-frequency sound waves generated by this technique do not have harm effect on milk composition.

Nursing can safely be resumed after test.

Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM´s pediatricians and pharmacists, and are based on updated scientific publications.
It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it.

Jose Maria Paricio, Founder & President of APILAM/e-Lactancia

Your contribution is essential for this service to continue to exist. We need the generosity of people like you who believe in the benefits of breastfeeding.

Thank you for helping to protect and promote breastfeeding.

José María Paricio, founder of e-lactancia.

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References

  1. Mitchell KB, Fleming MM, Anderson PO, Giesbrandt JG; Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine.. ABM Clinical Protocol #30: Radiology and Nuclear Medicine Studies in Lactating Women. Breastfeed Med. 2019 Jun;14(5):290-294. Abstract
  2. Romero C, Vincoff NS. Patient-Friendly Summary of the ACR Appropriateness Criteria: Breast Imaging of Pregnant and Lactating Women. J Am Coll Radiol. 2019 Apr;16(4 Pt A):e17. Abstract Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)
  3. Mitchell KB, Johnson HM, Eglash A; Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine.. ABM Clinical Protocol #30: Breast Masses, Breast Complaints, and Diagnostic Breast Imaging in the Lactating Woman. Breastfeed Med. 2019 May;14(4):208-214. Abstract
  4. Expert Panel on Breast Imaging:., diFlorio-Alexander RM, Slanetz PJ, Moy L, Baron P, Didwania AD, Heller SL, Holbrook AI, Lewin AA, Lourenco AP, Mehta TS, Niell BL, Stuckey AR, Tuscano DS, Vincoff NS, Weinstein SP, Newell MS. ACR Appropriateness Criteria(®) Breast Imaging of Pregnant and Lactating Women. J Am Coll Radiol. 2018 Nov;15(11S):S263-S275. Abstract
  5. Wang PI, Chong ST, Kielar AZ, Kelly AM, Knoepp UD, Mazza MB, Goodsitt MM. Imaging of pregnant and lactating patients: part 1, evidence-based review and recommendations. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Abstract Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)
  6. Saraç F, Tütüncüoğlu P, Ozgen AG, Saygili F, Yilmaz C, Bilgen I, Memiş A. Prolactin levels and examination with breast ultrasound or mammography. Adv Ther. 2008 Abstract

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