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Will my 3yr old's invere nipples correct themselves?

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Dr. Cindy Juster
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Usually.,: As your child reaches puberty, the areola and nipple skin starts changing. For most kids, nipple inversion resolves at that time. For moms (and moms to be) who still have inverted nipples, working with your hospital's lactation consultant can help.
Dr. Cindy Juster
Pediatrics 37 years experience
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Jan 10, 2012
Dr. Syed Masood
Specializes in Pediatrics
Most of them will: Most of them will. Some chubby children with fat in the chest area, they will stay inverted but it does not cause any problems.

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