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BREAST SURGERY /

Inverted Nipple Repair

Inverted nipple- What is it?

An inverted nipple results of short breast milk ducts.

What is the treatment?

Nipple release by cutting the tissue that holds it by a small incision. It is usually impossible to see a scar after healing.

The procedure can be performed under local anesthesia.

Is it permissible to breastfeed after an inverted nipple repair?

It is usually not possible to breastfeed before. It is said that some of the milk ducts are recreated after surgery. Therefore, the procedure does not reduce the chances of the ability to breast feed.