accessory nipple

accessory nipple

a supernumerary nipple occurring on the mammary crest.

ac·ces·so·ry nip·ple

(ak-ses'ŏr-ē nip'ĕl)
A supernumerary nipple occurring on the mammary crest or line.
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Clinically ectopic breasts were suspected but there was no accessory nipple or areola.
2) Accessory nipples may or may not be seen in addition to breast tissue.
Specimen for histopathologic study was sent which revealed only normal nipple tissue and diagnosis of an accessory nipple was made.
Accessory nipple reconstruction following a central quadrantectomy: a case report.
Yet, other small areas of this ridge may sometimes remain, leading to an increase in polythelia or accessory nipples.
17%) Accessory Nipple (Axillary & chest wall) Accessory Breast tissue(Axilla) Other n=1(2.
We describe the clinical and pathological finding relating to a rare case of nipple adenoma arising in an accessory nipple.
CASE: A 24-year-old woman presented with the complaint of pain and bleeding from accessory nipple since 4 months in right breast.
Complete local excision of accessory nipple was performed under local anesthesia.
DISCUSSION: Accessory nipple generally develops along the embryonic mammary ridge that extends from the axilla to the groin.
In the present case, the papilloma arose from the accessory nipple