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How can I make my inverted nipples work for breastfeeding?

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: No-surgery v surgery

There are a variety of approaches for treating inverted nipples beginning with a nipple aspirator or nipplette device proceeding to nipple piercing and then to duct preserving techniques and lastly to duct transection.
These are listed in increasing order of severity the last procedure most likely to compromise the ability of lactate and nurse.

In brief: No-surgery v surgery

There are a variety of approaches for treating inverted nipples beginning with a nipple aspirator or nipplette device proceeding to nipple piercing and then to duct preserving techniques and lastly to duct transection.
These are listed in increasing order of severity the last procedure most likely to compromise the ability of lactate and nurse.
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