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Anatomy of the Breast

Anatomy of the breast

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The mammary glands, milk ducts, areola, nipple, and fatty tissue are the main parts of the breast.

By Healthwise Staff
Primary Medical Reviewer Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Last Revised November 16, 2012

Last Revised: November 16, 2012

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology

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