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Anatomy of the Breast

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Illustration copyright 2000 by Nucleus Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. http://www.nucleusinc.com

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

WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

Last Updated: November 16, 2012
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