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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

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

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

... before. The nipple and the darker area around the nipple (areola) can
also be added. ... Nipple and areola reconstruction You ...

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

Paget Disease: A New form of Breast Cancer? | Rumors ...

... 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

References

... 2008;75 Suppl 1:S17-23. Farhadi J, Maksvytyte GK, Schaefer DJ, Pierer G,
Scheufler O. Reconstruction of the nipple-areola complex: an update. ...

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

Reconstrucción de seno después de la mastectomía

... También se pueden añadir el pezón y el área más oscura alrededor del
pezón (areola). ... Reconstrucción del pezón y de la areola ...

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

Types of breast cancers | American Cancer Society

... This type of breast cancer 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/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-breast-cancer-types

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