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areola

[ah-ree-uh-luh or air-ee-o-luh] the dark area of skin that surrounds the nipple of the breast.

Nipple and areola reconstruction

... Nipple and areola reconstruction. You can decide if you want to have your
nipple and the dark area around the nipple (areola) reconstructed. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-nipple-and-areola-recon

Cancer Glossary

... Modified radical mastectomy removes the breast, skin, nipple, areola, and
most of the axillary lymph nodes on the same side, leaving the chest ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=m

Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy

... of skin sparing mastectomy with conservation of the nipple-areola complex
and ... Nipple-sparing mastectomy: risk of nipple-areolar recurrences in a ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002992-pdf.pdf

Glossary

... Some operations use both. Areola: the darker area around the nipple of the
breast. ... If desired, the nipple and areola may also be recreated. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-glossary

References

... of skin sparing mastectomy with conservation of the nipple-areola complex
and ... Nipple-sparing mastectomy: risk of nipple-areolar recurrences in a ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-ref

Paget's Disease: A New form of Breast Cancer?

... Paget's disease of the nipple starts in the breast ducts and spreads to the skin
of the nipple and then to the areola, the dark circle around the nipple. ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/howwehelpyou/pagets-disease-a-new-form-of-breast-cancer

Reconstrucción de seno después de la mastectomía

... of skin sparing mastectomy with conservation of the nipple-areola complex
and ... Nipple-sparing mastectomy: risk of nipple-areolar recurrences in a ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003040-pdf.pdf

Cancer Glossary

... of the nipple Search [paa-jet]. a rare form of breast cancer that begins in the
milk passages (ducts) and spreads to the skin of the nipple and areola. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=p

What is breast reconstruction?

... as it was before. The nipple and the darker area around the nipple
(areola) can also be added. Most women who have ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-what-is-br-recon

What is breast cancer in men?

... 13 or 14), young boys and girls have a small amount of breast tissue consisting
of a few ducts located under the nipple and areola (area around the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancerinmen/detailedguide/breast-cancer-in-men-what-is-breast-cancer-in-men