polythelia

polythelia

 [pol″e-the´le-ah]
the presence of supernumerary nipples.

pol·y·the·li·a

(pol-ē-thē'lē-ă),
Presence of supernumerary nipples, either on the breast or elsewhere on the body.
Synonym(s): hyperthelia
[poly- + G. thēlē, nipple]

polythelia

/poly·the·lia/ (-thēl´e-ah) the presence of supernumerary nipples.

pol·y·the·li·a

(pol'ē-thē'lē-ă)
Presence of supernumerary nipples, either on the breast or elsewhere on the body.
Synonym(s): hyperthelia.
[poly- + G. thēlē, nipple]

polythelia

the presence of supernumerary nipples.
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Maternal serum level of 1,1-dichloro-2,2-bis(p-chlorophenyl)ethylene and risk of cryptorchidism, hypospadias, and polythelia among male offspring.
1-3] Polythelia may associate with urinary anomalies such as supernumerary kidneys, failure of renal formation, and renal carcinoma.
Polythelia has been defined as the presence of supernumerary nipples without association with other anatomical glandular structures; normally they follow the path of the mammary line from the armpit to the pubic region (1).
However, the presence of dental malformations (usually the reason for the dental visit) associated with familial polythelia is a rare finding and is scarcely described in the literature (7-9).
Affected family members had the typical facial, hand and foot anomalies and additionally presented case has rarely reported polythelia and non reported hypoplasia of the 3rd finger.
Although polythelia is common, intraareolar polythelia (nipple dichotomy) is an extremely rare congenital malformation.
AIT sounds like you may have an extra nipple - a condition called Polythelia.
Polythelia, in particular, has been associated with urinary anomalies, such as supernumerary kidneys, failure of renal formation, and renal carcinomas, which can be explained in part by the parallel embryologic development of mammary structures and the genitourinary system.
INTRODUCTION: Congenital anomalies of breast may present as Amastia (Absence of breast tissue) Athelia (Absence of the nipple), neonatal breast hypertrophy, polymastia (Accessory breast tissue) Polythelia (Supernumerary nipples), symmastia (Webbing between the breasts across the midline) Diffuse hypertrophy of the breast, and Tuberous breast (Breast is elongated from a narrow base to take a sausage-shaped contour, with a disproportionately large and protuberant areola and nipple).
Maternal serum level of 1,l-dichloro-2,2-bis(p-chlorophenyl)ethylene and risk of cryptorchidism, hypospadias, and polythelia among male offspring.
Maternal serum level of 1,1-dichlore-2,2-bis(p-chlorophenyl)ethylene and risk of cryptarchidism, hypospadias, and polythelia among male offspring.
Maternal serum level of 1,1-dichloro-2,2-bis (p-chlorophenyl)ethylene and risk of cryptorchidism, hypospadias, and polythelia among male offspring.