Supernumerary nipple and seminoma: case report and review of polythelia and genitourinary cancers.

@article{Grimshaw2013SupernumeraryNA,
  title={Supernumerary nipple and seminoma: case report and review of polythelia and genitourinary cancers.},
  author={Emily C Grimshaw and Philip Randolph Cohen},
  journal={Dermatology online journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={4}
}
The presence of supernumerary nipples, known as polythelia, is the most common presentation of accessory breast tissue. It is usually considered to be a benign congenital anomaly. However, polythelia may warrant attention for more than mere cosmetic concern because supernumerary nipples have been shown to be associated with an increased risk of genitourinary malignancies. We describe a 53-year-old man with an accessory nipple on the left chest who presented with stage IIA testicular seminoma at… CONTINUE READING
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