Dark, Thick Nipples and Areolas

  • Mohammad Ali El-Darouti


A 35-year-old female presented (Figs. 8.1 and 8.2). At the age of 13 years, she developed bilateral verrucous thickening of her areolae and nipples. Lesions were mildly pruritic. However, there was no pain, no bleeding, no discharge, no ulceration, no nipple retraction and no other skin lesion. She had no systemic symptoms and no lymphadenopathy and there was no family history of a similar disorder.


Salicylic Acid Acanthosis Nigricans Brownish Discoloration Similar Disorder Seborrheic Keratosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohammad Ali El-Darouti
    • 1
  1. 1.Cairo UniversityCairoEgypt

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