By Gary M. White, MD
Common questions that may be asked include:
Eczema of the nipple is very common.
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Erosive Adenomatosis. There may be discharge, bleeding, crusting or ulceration. (Courtesy Michael O. Murphy, MD).
Syringomatous Adenoma of the Nipple
Hyperkeratosis of the Nipple. Here, in a man.
Neurofibromatosis. Multiple neurofibromas characteristically affect the nipple in NF-1.
Epidermal Inclusion Cyst [J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2014 Jan;67(1):e27-8]
Congenital Milia Nipple. [DermatologicaSinica June 2014 Volume 32, Issue 2, Pages 129–130]
Hematoma. [JAAD May 2015 Volume 72, Issue 5, Pages e117–e118]
Pigmented Paget's Disease.
Pigmented BCC Rarely, a pigmented BCC may occur on the nipple Ann Dermatol. 2011 Oct;23(Suppl 2):S201-4
Large congenital nevi have been reported to spare the nipple, so called "nipple-sparing nevus of the breast”. [Pediatric Dermatology Vol. 32 No. 4 514–517, 2015]
Congenital Circumareolar Telangiectasias