• Surgical treatment of nipple hypertrophy, nipple-areola symmetrization and functional preservation - Systematic Review

    3 monthes ago - By Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

    Nipple hypertrophy is a rare deformity that affects the women's self-esteem. Several surgical techniques have been described for its treatment, but there is no gold-standard, leaving the choice to the surgeon based on preference. A systematic review was performed using PRISMA guidelines, on the surgical treatment of nipple hypertrophy over the period available. Also, an illustrative case series were included with 24 women, mean age 34.5 years, with nipple hypertrophy, treated with a functional preservation technique.
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