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Nipple white and inverted

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Regina Hampton
23 years experience Breast Surgery
See doctor: Please find a breast specialist in your area. You need an in person evaluation.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Inverted nipples: It isn't that uncommon. Not to worry, most women with inverted nipples are able to breastfeed. However, if a nipple that previously protruded becomes ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Inverted nipple: Inverted nipples can be due to contracture of theductal system below. It can be improved surgically.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Zasuly
28 years experience Plastic Surgery
Surgery: A small office procedure can be helpful to correct inverted nipples. You should have a breast exam first however. Nipples can retract from growths.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: It depends on your age. If you are a young girl, your nipples and breast structure will change as you progress through adolescence. However, if you ar ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dariush Vaziri
47 years experience Breast Surgery
Multiple causes: Inversion of nipple can happen physiologically. In this situation you should be able to evert it by manipulation. If inversion is more fixed and const ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Regina Hampton
23 years experience Breast Surgery
Yes: You'll first want to make sure there is not an abnormality causing the inversion. If this is chronic, then it can be surgically corrected. I recomme ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dariush Vaziri
47 years experience Breast Surgery
Many causes: Inverted nipples may be natural if you have had them for a long time. Many times previous episoded of infection or matitis in the area behind the nipp ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Anatomic change: An anatomy change special to you. There is no particular reason, virus, or known cause.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Ziring
21 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Don't know: Haven't seen it.
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