Paget’s disease of the nipple is a rare type of breast cancer that is present in the skin of the nipple and areola and often in the breast tissue itself.
- Redness and irritation of the skin around the nipple and areola
- Crusting and flaking of the skin around the nipple area
- Tingling, itching, or burning in the nipple area
- Change in the general appearance of the nipple
While Paget’s disease is a rare form of cancer, our experienced breast care experts have the expertise and training to treat it.
Diagnosis of Paget’s disease
One of our breast care experts will diagnose this condition with a biopsy of the skin in the affected area. The breast is also imaged and biopsied as needed.