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Is there a way to cure inverted nipples without surgery?

Is there a way to cure inverted nipples without surgery?

Possibly: There are articles in the literature describinf the use of temporary nipple piercing to correct inverted nipples. The theory is that the scar that develops after removing the piercing helps to keep the nipple from retracting. ...Read more

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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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In what way can I protrude my inverted nipples, without surgery?

In what way can I protrude my inverted nipples, without surgery?

Controversy exists: Opinions vary on what can be done for flat or inverted nipples. For information on the differing opinions, go to: www.Breastfeedingbasics.Com/articles/flat-or-inverted-nipples and www.Healthy children.Org and type "inverted nipples" in the search window. ...Read more

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How can I fix inverted nipples without surgery?

Inverted nipples: Some woman who breast feed may experience protraction that remains. Suction sex toys may be used to protract nipples & stimulation often causes them to protract. If the nipples is able to protract then sometimes piercing jewelry can keep it in a protracted state. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get rid of inverted nipples without surgery?

No: Inverted nipples, if they are congenital, are because of short milk ducts. They have to be released in order to bring out the nipples. If they are inverting gradually, it could be related to a breast disease such as breast cancer. You will need to consult your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Inverted nipples- is there a way to fix this without surgery?

Inverted nipples- is there a way to fix this without surgery?

What is cause: Is this a new finding or have you always been inverted on both sides? If the latter, then only surgery can bring them back out. I recommend a board certified plastic surgeon. If the inversion is new, find a breast specialist for evaluation. ...Read more

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Can I have surgery to fix inverted nipples?

Can I have surgery to fix inverted nipples?

Yes you can: Plastic surgery is one method of protracting inverted nipples. If a woman elects to have this surgery performed on her inverted nipples, it can permanently destroy her capacity to breastfeed. ...Read more

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How can surgery correct my inverted nipples?

How can surgery correct my inverted nipples?

Inverted Nipple: One technique involves making an incision at the edge of the areola, identifying and dividing (cutting) the ducts that attach to and pull on the inner surface of the nipple, placing a suture under the skin at the base of the nipple to keep it from inverting again. ...Read more

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I have inverted nipples, are there ways to fix them without surgery since i'm 17? I've heard of piercing them or a product called the avent niplette?

Don't worry: No need to fix since nothing is wrong with them, don't compare yourself to the artificial breasts in popular media. ...Read more

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I have inverted nipples I'm 16 years old how do I get rid of them I don't want surgery so what should I do?

I have inverted nipples I'm 16 years old how do I get rid of them I don't want surgery so what should I do?

Inverted nipples: Inverted nipples can be a naturally occurring phenomenon. Without surgery there is no medical way to correct them and even with surgery there is no guarantee. I would not worry too much about it. ...Read more

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How can you cure inverted nipples?

Can't: They are not a disease, but a normal variety of what people look like - about 10 percent of people. So just feel special. ...Read more

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Is there a way to make my inverted nipples pop out?

Is there a way to make my inverted nipples pop out?

Usually not: In most cases, inverted nipples are due to anatomic changes in the nipples. If this is something that has been ongoing for a long period of time, it can be surgically corrected. When 1 nipple inverts and/or is associated with a mass, then you need evaluation by your doctor. ...Read more

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Is there any way to make inverted nipples pop out?

Is there any way to make inverted nipples pop  out?

Not if chronic: If your nipples have been inverted for a long time (chronic), then it can only be reversed with surgery. Surgery requires cutting the ligaments that are keeping the nipple inverted. You can contact a plastic surgeon for the best result. ...Read more

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Is there any non-medical way to make inverted nipples come out?

Sometimes: Gently pull them out daily or twice a day for a few months. You have to stretch the ligaments. ...Read more

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Is there a way to fix inverted nipples?

Is there a way to fix inverted nipples?

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 recommend finding a good plastic surgeon who can perform this procedure. ...Read more

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Is there a way to treat inverted nipples?

Yes: First have an evaluation by a breast surgeon to ensure there is no underlying malignant pathology causing the inversion. This may include a physical exam and breast imaging. If there is no suspicious findings, the inverted nipple(s) can be corrected by a plastic surgeon. Make an appointment to discuss it with him/her. ...Read more

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I have inverted nipples and they are so embarrssing, is there a way to turn them out?

No: This is a normal variant - about 10 percent of people have them, so just think of yourself as special, not embarrased. ...Read more

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I am insecure about my inverted nipples and was wondering if there was any way to fix them?

Apparently: http://www.sfcosmeticsurgery.com/say-goodbye-to-inverted-nipples this is a website out of san francisco that says it can simply be done. Best advice to have a couple consultations and see if it is affordable, safe, and really that simple and if you want to have children and breastfeed, will it affect that? Hope this is helpful. ...Read more

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Why do some people have inverted nipples?

Why is one person..: ....5 foot two and another person is 6 foot one? Why are some blond and some brunette? Because different people are made differently. ...Read more

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How can I make normal my inverted nipples?

How can I make normal my inverted nipples?

Surgery if desired: Plastic surgery is probably the only true way of correcting inverted nipples. Some advocate regularly stretching (hoffman technique)/stimulating the nipples to loosen tissue. Some have used suction from a 10 cc syringe. During nursing of a baby-some will use nipple shields. Consult with a board certified plastic surgeon who has expertise if you truly are not happy with your nipples. ...Read more

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Inverted Nipples (Definition)

An inverted nipple (occasionally invaginated nipple) is a nipple that, instead of pointing outward, is ...Read more