A Novel Surgical Technique to Correct Intrareolar Polythelia.

@article{Cherubino2014ANS,
  title={A Novel Surgical Technique to Correct Intrareolar Polythelia.},
  author={Mario Cherubino and Igor Pellegatta and Claudia Frigo and Stefano Scamoni and Dominic Taibi and Francesca Maggiulli and Luigi Antonio Valdatta},
  journal={The journal of breast health},
  year={2014},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={
          181-183
        }
}
Polythelia is a rare congenital malformation that occurs in 1-2% of the population. [...] Key Method These cases did not present other associated malformation. Surgical correction was performed for psychological and cosmetic reasons using advancement flaps. The aesthetic and functional results were satisfactory.Expand
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