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Nipple issue :/

(5 Posts)
Dlah Tue 06-Sep-16 22:19:44

Not sure if this is an issue or not

Literally a skin tag has appeared on my nipple since this morning, I honestly can say it wasn't there earlier! Slightly concerned that it'll get ripped off during breastfeeding when baby arrives in some 6/7 weeks :/

Not sure what/if anything I can do?

littlefrenchonion Tue 06-Sep-16 22:22:50

I had this! I had several crop up about halfway through. The biggest one I tied off with a bit of cotton, the rest just fell off by themselves before DD was born. Very weird!

popthisoneout Wed 07-Sep-16 05:17:07

I had this too. Pregnancy encourages skin tag growth apparently.

I had it removed, although mine was at the top of the areola so wouldn't have effected breastfeeding per se but I wanted it gone as I hated it.

Dlah Wed 07-Sep-16 10:16:55

Glad it's not just me!

I've got doctors shortly anyway so might just ask if they can do anything :/

popthisoneout Wed 07-Sep-16 10:47:51

I had to pay to have it removed as they don't offer skin tag removal generally. I was very upset about that at the time.

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