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The areola is the dark area of skin surrounding the nipple of the breast. The areola enlarges and darkens during pregnancy.
Current as of:
May 14, 2018
Medical Review:Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Sarah A. Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
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