Breast anomalies

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Boorer, C. Breast anomalies, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at:

—Most breast lesions in children and adolescents are benign and self limiting. However, it is important not to overlook the impact that abnormal breast development can have on an adolescent’s self-esteem and self-confidence. Here Catherine Boorer (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon) discusses the spectrum of presentations. Polythelia (accessory nipples) —Can occur anywhere along the mammary ridge…