the flat, sunken and inverted nipples can be treated by a cosmetic issue, but also functional in the case of women who want to breastfeed your child. Thus, the prestigious Dr.. Barba Martinez gives advice on which option is the best function of the needs of each patient.
Traditionally, women who had flat or inverted nipples has been recommended two types of treatment: Hoffman exercises or using shields trainers. Although it is possible that these methods have proved useful for some women, their actual effectiveness has not been demonstrated and can produce certain risks. The Hoffman exercises consists of gently hold the nipples for a few seconds, and stretch out with small circular movements. This practice involves certain risks as a result of the production of oxytocin, which can lead to premature delivery in pregnant women. In addition to damage the areola, you can create colostrum that lead to mastitis during pregnancy and infection in the breast. Trainers shields have several forms and stretch Nipple so mechanical, carrying the same problems as in the previous treatment.
Innovation in the treatment of inverted nipples
The first most effective solution is the surgery in Nipple or nipples who are invested. This procedure is performed under local anesthesia and in function of age is advisable to preserve the milk duct, which is the road that help breastfeeding. Possible complications that can lead this practice are infections, hematomas, alteration of sensitivity, impaired healing, pain or discomfort, changes in coloration, asymmetries in the event that takes place in the two nipples, nipple recovery of invested or plan or reactions to local anesthetics, disinfectants, bandages or other materials or substances applied during surgery.
Finally, the wire tension Nipple is the most innovative technique, they do and recommend from the Clinic of Dra. Barba Martinez , as it is a treatment that only has advantages. The application of the threads no scars, as is done without surgery and with local anesthesia. Moreover, the rate of rollover is minimal, unlike in the above processes. The amount of tension wires are introduced one to three and applied through the puncture of a needle that pulls and pulls the plane Nipple. There is little chance that appear infections and surgery does not cause any scars are avoided.