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Causes of Inverted Nipples

Learn about the causes of Nipple Inversion.

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Nipple Inversion and Surgical Correction of Inverted Nipples

The normal nipple, projects to different degrees depending on stimulation. If traction on the nipple skin is too great, nipple inversion occurs. Anything that changes the traction of the breast structures can result in nipple inversion.

causes of inverted nipplesCauses of Nipple Inversion

  • Normal Nipple Variation from Birth
    • Short Ducts
    • Wide Areola Muscle Sphincter
  • Breastfeeding
  • Trauma
    • Fat necrosis
    • Surgery
    • Scars
  • Breast Sagging, Drooping, or Ptosis
  • After Major Weight Loss
  • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Carcinoma
    • causes of inverted nipplesPaget's Disease
    • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Breast Infection and Inflammation
    • Mammary duct ectasia
    • Breast abscess
    • Mastitis
  • Genetic variant of nipple shape
    • Weaver Syndrome
    • Fryns-Aftimos Syndrome
    • Chromosome 2q Deletion
    • Congenital disorder of glycosylation type 1A & 1 L
  • Gynecomastia
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