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A 44-year-old member asked:

When you are young what causes firm dense breast tissue?

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Dr. Greg Sexton
Plastic Surgery 40 years experience
Normal: Normal breast tissue is firm and dense, and most commonly seen in young patients.
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A 43-year-old female asked:

What is dense breast tissue? Is it bad to have dense breast tissue?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Breast tissue: Breast are made of milk ducts, supportive tissue and fatty tissue. Women with dense breasts have a higher ratio of supportive tissue to fatty tissue. One is not better than the other. We are all made a little differently
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