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Saffron Raymie
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Do XY nipples harden and become compact when the owner of the nipples is aroused?

Why can anyone's nipples become compact and errect when the person is aroused?

Can XY breast increase in size when the person is aroused like XX? Why can this happen to some people?

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Heather
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Sexual response, sensitivity and response to temperature with nipples doesn't differ much based on chromosomal sex, to my understanding. It's the same kind of tissue, after all.

Big differences are more likely to be about the size of nipples than anything else.

In terms of changes (though they are usually very slight) with breast tissue, again, to my understanding, that's based on simply having that tissue, not on chromosomes.

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