I've been nursing my 14 month old and things have basically been fine (rough patches here and there but basically fine). Anyhow, about 3 weeks ago, I had a plugged duct in my right breast. After it went away, I had a milk blister and a sore nipple. I followed Kellymom's advice on the milk blister and it went away but the pain remained. For the past few days, the hour following nursing on that side is very painful. I get random shooting pains throughout the breast. I've also had pain while she latches on that side.
I've read about thrush and vasospasms and am wondering about both. I don't have a lot of other symptoms (and neither does the babe) other than the pain. Should I see someone about the thrush possibility? Who would I see, my obgyn or an LC or my general doc? I'm not really sure where to go from here to figure out what the problem is and how to fix it.
This is my third baby that I've breastfed and I have had so many issues this time around! The tongue tie (with cracked nipples), serious mastitis, tons of plugged ducts, a milk blister, and now this! I hope to make it to 2 years as I did with the others but it's seriously wearing on me!