Accessory Nipples: Any Relationship to Urinary Tract Malformation?

Michael Armoni, Daniel FUk, Menachem Schlesinger, Shlomo Pollak, Aryeh Metzker

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Abstract: One hundred two Infants and children age 3 days to 16.5 years, found to have accessory nipples (AN), went enrolled in tills study. They were categorized by ethnic origin, sex, positive family history of AN, and number, site, and shape of AN, to determine factors for Increased risk of anomalies of the urinary tract Physical and ultrasound examinations of the abdomen did not reveal evidence of urinary tract malformation In any of the children. The results of this survey support the contentions that AN are not associated with urinary tract matformatlons, and that no further investigation is required In children with solitary AN.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)239-240
Number of pages2
JournalPediatric Dermatology
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1992
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Dermatology


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