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What's the difference in having firm or soft breasts besides age and period?

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Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Glands or fat

Firm breat tissue is usually the breast gland tissue.
Soft one is the fat. Dense breast tissue may hide small tumors making mammogram not as effective for screening purpose.

In brief: Glands or fat

Firm breat tissue is usually the breast gland tissue.
Soft one is the fat. Dense breast tissue may hide small tumors making mammogram not as effective for screening purpose.
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