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Tuberous breasts

What are tuberous breasts?

Tuberous breasts are due to a lack of development in the lower pole of the breast that gives it a cone or tube shape. Other characteristics that can accompany this type of breast is a large areola through which the breast tends to herniate. There is usually an obvious asymmetry and the position of the submammary sulcus is usually elevated.
 
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Tuberous breast correction surgery


The surgical correction of the tuberous breasts is performed under general anesthesia and usually lasts an hour and a half. The incisions comprise an area of the breast consisting of the part of skin to be removed that will reposition the areola-nipple complex in its new position.

After correction surgery for tuberous breasts

After the intervention you can return to work in a few days, depending on the activity you do. Your breasts will be more sensitive than normal during that period, so it is advisable not to do physical exercise.