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A 57-year-old female asked:

Does a woman always have dense breast tissue?

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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
No: This is more common in younger and smaller breasted women.

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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 22 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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