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Doctor insights on: Can You Use An Aed On Someone Who Has Nipple Rings

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Nipple (Definition)

A nipple also known mammary papilla or teat is a small projection of skin containing the outlets for 15–20 lactiferous ducts. Its at the apex or top or breast ...Read more


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I am an african female, age 29 and i noticed a grey ring on my areola directly outside my nipples. What could this be?

I am an african female, age 29 and i noticed a grey ring on my areola directly outside my nipples. What could this be?

Possibly pigment: It is possible that that is pigment surrounding the areola which is common is pigmented individuals such a Hispanics and African Americans. At your next GYN exam, have your MD take a look at the area for confirmation or not. ...Read more

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How long after getting a nipple ring should it heal?

2 to 4 months.: Average healing times by piercing locations. Facial to include earlobes– usually 6 to 12 weeks, ear cartilage 6 to 12 weeks, oral or tongue – 3 to 6 weeks, nipple - 2 to 4 months, genital – up to 9 months and navel – up to 12 months. See: http://piercingu.com/piercing-healing-time/ ...Read more

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If my nipple piercing got infected, should I take out my ring?

Ring removal can: lead to abscess - so see dr. Check for signs of infection: ^'ed redness, warmth, swelling. ^'ed tenderness, pus, red streaking, swollen lymph nodes or fever. Recommend keeping piercing in place unless directed by Dr (if removed – drainage tract will close up w ^'ed risk of abscess formation). Call Dr for medical evaluation. Your Dr may prescribe oral antibiotics or antibiotic ointments to apply . ...Read more

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Iam male 30 years i like to interest wear nipple ring is any health problem afftect?

YES !: Nipple Piercings have led to cellulitis & abscesses. The jewelry can snag against clothing with potential of traumatic tears to the nipple. ...Read more

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