Bottoming Out

Also found in: Idioms.
A lengthened nipple-to-fold distance due to skin stretching. The deformity is seen in patients post-breast implant, in which the pocket/capsule surrounding the implant enlarged or stretched due to gravity, riding too low on the chest wall or too lateral when lying down; breasts with BO may be uncomfortable
Management Internal bra surgery
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