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Are there different parts of the breast?

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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology

In brief: Yes.

There is fat tissue, fibrous tissue, and glandular tissue.
There are blood vessels, lymphatics, and ducts. There is the nipple/areolar complex.

In brief: Yes.

There is fat tissue, fibrous tissue, and glandular tissue.
There are blood vessels, lymphatics, and ducts. There is the nipple/areolar complex.
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Dr. Ian Taras
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes-8 general parts

If a picture is worth a 1000 words, then wikepedia can sum it up best with the picture seen on this web site: http://en.
Wikipedia.Org/wiki/breast this is the summary: 1. Chest wall 2. Pectoralis muscles 3. Lobules 4. Nipple 5. Areola 6. Milk duct 7. Fatty tissue 8. Skin.

In brief: Yes-8 general parts

If a picture is worth a 1000 words, then wikepedia can sum it up best with the picture seen on this web site: http://en.
Wikipedia.Org/wiki/breast this is the summary: 1. Chest wall 2. Pectoralis muscles 3. Lobules 4. Nipple 5. Areola 6. Milk duct 7. Fatty tissue 8. Skin.
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