Jane. Age: 21.
Now, two years after the earth-shattering news, the presenter is opening up about the moment her life changed and her subsequent treatment in her new autobiography, Dear Cancer, love Victoriawhich is out 21st September. In extracts obtained by the MirrorVictoria discusses the unusual symptom she experienced that left her questioning whether or not she was ill. She did the very thing of which most of us are guilty, and Googled her concerning symptom — an inverted nipple.
Jasmin. Age: 31.
About a month ago, I noticed that one of my nipples looked like it had sunk in. This was not usual and after a quick google search, I realised that this was what people called an inverted nipple. I made an appointment with the doctor, was referred to the breast clinic and I had an examination followed by an ultrasound.
Alena. Age: 28.
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If a nipple is inverted, it lies flat against the areola or goes inward instead of sticking out. The areola is the circular area of pigmented skin around the nipple. Another name for inverted nipples is retracted nipples.